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Subtract 4/20 from 30/10

1st number: 3 0/10, 2nd number: 4/20

30/10 - 4/20 is 14/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 20 is 20
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 2 = 20,
    30/10 = 30 × 2/10 × 2 = 60/20
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 20 × 1 = 20,
    4/20 = 4 × 1/20 × 1 = 4/20
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    60/20 - 4/20 = 60 - 4/20 = 56/20
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 14/5
  6. In mixed form: 24/5

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