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Subtract 40/98 from 35/32

1st number: 1 3/32, 2nd number: 40/98

35/32 - 40/98 is 1075/1568.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 32 and 98 is 1568
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 32 × 49 = 1568,
    35/32 = 35 × 49/32 × 49 = 1715/1568
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 16 = 1568,
    40/98 = 40 × 16/98 × 16 = 640/1568
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1715/1568 - 640/1568 = 1715 - 640/1568 = 1075/1568

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