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Subtract 60/49 from 35/16

1st number: 2 3/16, 2nd number: 1 11/49

35/16 - 60/49 is 755/784.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 49 is 784
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 49 = 784,
    35/16 = 35 × 49/16 × 49 = 1715/784
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 16 = 784,
    60/49 = 60 × 16/49 × 16 = 960/784
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1715/784 - 960/784 = 1715 - 960/784 = 755/784

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