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Subtract 5/27 from 30/49

30/49 - 5/27 is 565/1323.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 49 and 27 is 1323
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 49 × 27 = 1323,
    30/49 = 30 × 27/49 × 27 = 810/1323
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 49 = 1323,
    5/27 = 5 × 49/27 × 49 = 245/1323
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    810/1323 - 245/1323 = 810 - 245/1323 = 565/1323

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