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Subtract 8/54 from 45/60

45/60 - 8/54 is 65/108.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 54 is 540
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 9 = 540,
    45/60 = 45 × 9/60 × 9 = 405/540
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 10 = 540,
    8/54 = 8 × 10/54 × 10 = 80/540
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    405/540 - 80/540 = 405 - 80/540 = 325/540
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 65/108

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