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Subtract 1/63 from 3/5

3/5 - 1/63 is 184/315.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 63 is 315
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 63 = 315,
    3/5 = 3 × 63/5 × 63 = 189/315
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 5 = 315,
    1/63 = 1 × 5/63 × 5 = 5/315
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    189/315 - 5/315 = 189 - 5/315 = 184/315

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