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Subtract 98/24 from 30/10

1st number: 3 0/10, 2nd number: 4 2/24

30/10 - 98/24 is -13/12.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 24 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    30/10 = 30 × 12/10 × 12 = 360/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    98/24 = 98 × 5/24 × 5 = 490/120
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    360/120 - 490/120 = 360 - 490/120 = -130/120
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -13/12

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