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Subtract 6/16 from 3/35

3/35 - 6/16 is -81/280.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 16 is 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 16 = 560,
    3/35 = 3 × 16/35 × 16 = 48/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 35 = 560,
    6/16 = 6 × 35/16 × 35 = 210/560
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    48/560 - 210/560 = 48 - 210/560 = -162/560
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -81/280

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