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Subtract 56/14 from 30/2

1st number: 15 0/2, 2nd number: 4 0/14

30/2 - 56/14 is 11/1.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    30/2 = 30 × 7/2 × 7 = 210/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    56/14 = 56 × 1/14 × 1 = 56/14
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    210/14 - 56/14 = 210 - 56/14 = 154/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/1

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