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Subtract 5/10 from 6/35

6/35 - 5/10 is -23/70.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    6/35 = 6 × 2/35 × 2 = 12/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    5/10 = 5 × 7/10 × 7 = 35/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    12/70 - 35/70 = 12 - 35/70 = -23/70

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