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Subtract 3/9 from 24/70

24/70 - 3/9 is 1/105.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 9 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 9 = 630,
    24/70 = 24 × 9/70 × 9 = 216/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 70 = 630,
    3/9 = 3 × 70/9 × 70 = 210/630
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    216/630 - 210/630 = 216 - 210/630 = 6/630
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/105

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