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Subtract 10/27 from 28/16

1st number: 1 12/16, 2nd number: 10/27

28/16 - 10/27 is 149/108.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 27 is 432
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 27 = 432,
    28/16 = 28 × 27/16 × 27 = 756/432
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 16 = 432,
    10/27 = 10 × 16/27 × 16 = 160/432
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    756/432 - 160/432 = 756 - 160/432 = 596/432
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 149/108
  6. In mixed form: 141/108

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