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Subtract 4/60 from 70/16

1st number: 4 6/16, 2nd number: 4/60

70/16 - 4/60 is 517/120.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 16 and 60 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 16 × 15 = 240,
    70/16 = 70 × 15/16 × 15 = 1050/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 4 = 240,
    4/60 = 4 × 4/60 × 4 = 16/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1050/240 - 16/240 = 1050 - 16/240 = 1034/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 517/120
  6. In mixed form: 437/120

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