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Subtract 4/70 from 3/35

3/35 - 4/70 is 1/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    3/35 = 3 × 2/35 × 2 = 6/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    4/70 = 4 × 1/70 × 1 = 4/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    6/70 - 4/70 = 6 - 4/70 = 2/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/35

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