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Subtract 14/80 from 63/35

1st number: 1 28/35, 2nd number: 14/80

63/35 - 14/80 is 13/8.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 80 is 560

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 560
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 16 = 560,
    63/35 = 63 × 16/35 × 16 = 1008/560
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 7 = 560,
    14/80 = 14 × 7/80 × 7 = 98/560
  4. Subtract the two like fractions:
    1008/560 - 98/560 = 1008 - 98/560 = 910/560
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 13/8
  6. In mixed form: 15/8

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