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Subtract 24/63 from 24/60

24/60 - 24/63 is 2/105.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 63 is 1260
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 21 = 1260,
    24/60 = 24 × 21/60 × 21 = 504/1260
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 20 = 1260,
    24/63 = 24 × 20/63 × 20 = 480/1260
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    504/1260 - 480/1260 = 504 - 480/1260 = 24/1260
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2/105

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