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Subtract 4/35 from 35/4

1st number: 8 3/4, 2nd number: 4/35

35/4 - 4/35 is 1209/140.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 35 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 35 = 140,
    35/4 = 35 × 35/4 × 35 = 1225/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 4 = 140,
    4/35 = 4 × 4/35 × 4 = 16/140
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1225/140 - 16/140 = 1225 - 16/140 = 1209/140
  5. In mixed form: 889/140

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