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Subtract 7/80 from 49/15

1st number: 3 4/15, 2nd number: 7/80

49/15 - 7/80 is 763/240.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 15 and 80 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 15 × 16 = 240,
    49/15 = 49 × 16/15 × 16 = 784/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    7/80 = 7 × 3/80 × 3 = 21/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    784/240 - 21/240 = 784 - 21/240 = 763/240
  5. In mixed form: 343/240

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