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Subtract 98/63 from 35/12

1st number: 2 11/12, 2nd number: 1 35/63

35/12 - 98/63 is 49/36.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 12 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 12 × 21 = 252,
    35/12 = 35 × 21/12 × 21 = 735/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    98/63 = 98 × 4/63 × 4 = 392/252
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    735/252 - 392/252 = 735 - 392/252 = 343/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 49/36
  6. In mixed form: 113/36

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