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Subtract 27/98 from 6/5

1st number: 1 1/5, 2nd number: 27/98

6/5 - 27/98 is 453/490.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 5 and 98 is 490
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 5 × 98 = 490,
    6/5 = 6 × 98/5 × 98 = 588/490
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 98 × 5 = 490,
    27/98 = 27 × 5/98 × 5 = 135/490
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    588/490 - 135/490 = 588 - 135/490 = 453/490

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