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Subtract 2/49 from 49/30

1st number: 1 19/30, 2nd number: 2/49

49/30 - 2/49 is 2341/1470.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 49 is 1470
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 49 = 1470,
    49/30 = 49 × 49/30 × 49 = 2401/1470
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 30 = 1470,
    2/49 = 2 × 30/49 × 30 = 60/1470
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2401/1470 - 60/1470 = 2401 - 60/1470 = 2341/1470
  5. In mixed form: 1871/1470

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