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Subtract 70/80 from 24/14

1st number: 1 10/14, 2nd number: 70/80

24/14 - 70/80 is 47/56.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 80 is 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 40 = 560,
    24/14 = 24 × 40/14 × 40 = 960/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 7 = 560,
    70/80 = 70 × 7/80 × 7 = 490/560
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    960/560 - 490/560 = 960 - 490/560 = 470/560
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 47/56

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