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Subtract 30/70 from 70/14

1st number: 5 0/14, 2nd number: 30/70

70/14 - 30/70 is 32/7.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 70 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 5 = 70,
    70/14 = 70 × 5/14 × 5 = 350/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    30/70 = 30 × 1/70 × 1 = 30/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    350/70 - 30/70 = 350 - 30/70 = 320/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 32/7
  6. In mixed form: 44/7

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