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Subtract 9/28 from 36/10

1st number: 3 6/10, 2nd number: 9/28

36/10 - 9/28 is 459/140.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 28 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 14 = 140,
    36/10 = 36 × 14/10 × 14 = 504/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    9/28 = 9 × 5/28 × 5 = 45/140
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    504/140 - 45/140 = 504 - 45/140 = 459/140
  5. In mixed form: 339/140

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