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Subtract 4/98 from 4/15

4/15 - 4/98 is 166/735.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 98 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 98 = 1470,
    4/15 = 4 × 98/15 × 98 = 392/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 15 = 1470,
    4/98 = 4 × 15/98 × 15 = 60/1470
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    392/1470 - 60/1470 = 392 - 60/1470 = 332/1470
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 166/735

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