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Subtract 70/24 from 36/35

1st number: 1 1/35, 2nd number: 2 22/24

36/35 - 70/24 is -793/420.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 24 is 840
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 24 = 840,
    36/35 = 36 × 24/35 × 24 = 864/840
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 35 = 840,
    70/24 = 70 × 35/24 × 35 = 2450/840
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    864/840 - 2450/840 = 864 - 2450/840 = -1586/840
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -793/420

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