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Subtract 1/10 from 5/45

5/45 - 1/10 is 1/90.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 45 and 10 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    5/45 = 5 × 2/45 × 2 = 10/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    1/10 = 1 × 9/10 × 9 = 9/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    10/90 - 9/90 = 10 - 9/90 = 1/90

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