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Subtract 5/10 from 54/30

1st number: 1 24/30, 2nd number: 5/10

54/30 - 5/10 is 13/10.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    54/30 = 54 × 1/30 × 1 = 54/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    5/10 = 5 × 3/10 × 3 = 15/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    54/30 - 15/30 = 54 - 15/30 = 39/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/10
  6. In mixed form: 13/10

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