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Subtract 49/70 from 28/3

1st number: 9 1/3, 2nd number: 49/70

28/3 - 49/70 is 259/30.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 70 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 70 = 210,
    28/3 = 28 × 70/3 × 70 = 1960/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 3 = 210,
    49/70 = 49 × 3/70 × 3 = 147/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1960/210 - 147/210 = 1960 - 147/210 = 1813/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 259/30
  6. In mixed form: 819/30

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