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Subtract 24/10 from 3/60

1st number: 3/60, 2nd number: 2 4/10

3/60 - 24/10 is -47/20.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 10 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    3/60 = 3 × 1/60 × 1 = 3/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 6 = 60,
    24/10 = 24 × 6/10 × 6 = 144/60
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    3/60 - 144/60 = 3 - 144/60 = -141/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -47/20

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