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Subtract 5/60 from 35/28

1st number: 1 7/28, 2nd number: 5/60

35/28 - 5/60 is 7/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 60 is 420
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 15 = 420,
    35/28 = 35 × 15/28 × 15 = 525/420
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 7 = 420,
    5/60 = 5 × 7/60 × 7 = 35/420
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    525/420 - 35/420 = 525 - 35/420 = 490/420
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/6
  6. In mixed form: 11/6

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