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Subtract 1/10 from 5/63

5/63 - 1/10 is -13/630.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 63 and 10 is 630
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 63 × 10 = 630,
    5/63 = 5 × 10/63 × 10 = 50/630
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 63 = 630,
    1/10 = 1 × 63/10 × 63 = 63/630
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    50/630 - 63/630 = 50 - 63/630 = -13/630

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