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Subtract 1/32 from 49/3

1st number: 16 1/3, 2nd number: 1/32

49/3 - 1/32 is 1565/96.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 32 is 96
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 32 = 96,
    49/3 = 49 × 32/3 × 32 = 1568/96
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 3 = 96,
    1/32 = 1 × 3/32 × 3 = 3/96
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1568/96 - 3/96 = 1568 - 3/96 = 1565/96
  5. In mixed form: 1629/96

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