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Subtract 10/24 from 3/4

3/4 - 10/24 is 1/3.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 6 = 24,
    3/4 = 3 × 6/4 × 6 = 18/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    10/24 = 10 × 1/24 × 1 = 10/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    18/24 - 10/24 = 18 - 10/24 = 8/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/3

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