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Subtract 30/54 from 4/3

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 30/54

4/3 - 30/54 is 7/9.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 18 = 54,
    4/3 = 4 × 18/3 × 18 = 72/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    30/54 = 30 × 1/54 × 1 = 30/54
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    72/54 - 30/54 = 72 - 30/54 = 42/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/9

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