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Subtract 1/10 from 5/24

5/24 - 1/10 is 13/120.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 10 is 120
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 5 = 120,
    5/24 = 5 × 5/24 × 5 = 25/120
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 12 = 120,
    1/10 = 1 × 12/10 × 12 = 12/120
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    25/120 - 12/120 = 25 - 12/120 = 13/120

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