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Subtract 2/96 from 20/70

20/70 - 2/96 is 89/336.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 96 is 3360
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 48 = 3360,
    20/70 = 20 × 48/70 × 48 = 960/3360
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 35 = 3360,
    2/96 = 2 × 35/96 × 35 = 70/3360
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    960/3360 - 70/3360 = 960 - 70/3360 = 890/3360
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 89/336

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