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Subtract 60/70 from 24/75

24/75 - 60/70 is -94/175.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 75 and 70 is 1050
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 75 × 14 = 1050,
    24/75 = 24 × 14/75 × 14 = 336/1050
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 15 = 1050,
    60/70 = 60 × 15/70 × 15 = 900/1050
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    336/1050 - 900/1050 = 336 - 900/1050 = -564/1050
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -94/175

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