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Subtract 8/30 from 4/3

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 8/30

4/3 - 8/30 is 16/15.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 10 = 30,
    4/3 = 4 × 10/3 × 10 = 40/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    8/30 = 8 × 1/30 × 1 = 8/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    40/30 - 8/30 = 40 - 8/30 = 32/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 16/15
  6. In mixed form: 11/15

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