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Subtract 1/30 from 6/2

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 1/30

6/2 - 1/30 is 89/30.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 30 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 15 = 30,
    6/2 = 6 × 15/2 × 15 = 90/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 1 = 30,
    1/30 = 1 × 1/30 × 1 = 1/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    90/30 - 1/30 = 90 - 1/30 = 89/30
  5. In mixed form: 229/30

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