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Subtract 8/27 from 63/30

1st number: 2 3/30, 2nd number: 8/27

63/30 - 8/27 is 487/270.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 30 and 27 is 270
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 30 × 9 = 270,
    63/30 = 63 × 9/30 × 9 = 567/270
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 27 × 10 = 270,
    8/27 = 8 × 10/27 × 10 = 80/270
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    567/270 - 80/270 = 567 - 80/270 = 487/270
  5. In mixed form: 1217/270

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