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Subtract 10/54 from 6/2

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 10/54

6/2 - 10/54 is 76/27.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 27 = 54,
    6/2 = 6 × 27/2 × 27 = 162/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    10/54 = 10 × 1/54 × 1 = 10/54
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    162/54 - 10/54 = 162 - 10/54 = 152/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 76/27
  6. In mixed form: 222/27

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