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Subtract 36/24 from 3/10

1st number: 3/10, 2nd number: 1 12/24

3/10 - 36/24 is -6/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    3/10 = 3 × 12/10 × 12 = 36/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    36/24 = 36 × 5/24 × 5 = 180/120
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    36/120 - 180/120 = 36 - 180/120 = -144/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -6/5

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