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Subtract 5/10 from 54/70

54/70 - 5/10 is 19/70.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 70 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    54/70 = 54 × 1/70 × 1 = 54/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    5/10 = 5 × 7/10 × 7 = 35/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    54/70 - 35/70 = 54 - 35/70 = 19/70

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