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Subtract 7/10 from 6/2

1st number: 3 0/2, 2nd number: 7/10

6/2 - 7/10 is 23/10.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 10 is 10
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 5 = 10,
    6/2 = 6 × 5/2 × 5 = 30/10
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 1 = 10,
    7/10 = 7 × 1/10 × 1 = 7/10
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    30/10 - 7/10 = 30 - 7/10 = 23/10
  5. In mixed form: 23/10

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