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Subtract 7/63 from 35/16

1st number: 2 3/16, 2nd number: 7/63

35/16 - 7/63 is 299/144.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 63 is 1008
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 63 = 1008,
    35/16 = 35 × 63/16 × 63 = 2205/1008
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 16 = 1008,
    7/63 = 7 × 16/63 × 16 = 112/1008
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2205/1008 - 112/1008 = 2205 - 112/1008 = 2093/1008
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 299/144
  6. In mixed form: 211/144

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