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Subtract 80/98 from 30/14

1st number: 2 2/14, 2nd number: 80/98

30/14 - 80/98 is 65/49.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 98 is 98

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 98
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 7 = 98,
    30/14 = 30 × 7/14 × 7 = 210/98
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 1 = 98,
    80/98 = 80 × 1/98 × 1 = 80/98
  4. Subtract the two like fractions:
    210/98 - 80/98 = 210 - 80/98 = 130/98
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/49
  6. In mixed form: 116/49

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