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Subtract 24/35 from 75/8

1st number: 9 3/8, 2nd number: 24/35

75/8 - 24/35 is 2433/280.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 35 is 280
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 35 = 280,
    75/8 = 75 × 35/8 × 35 = 2625/280
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 8 = 280,
    24/35 = 24 × 8/35 × 8 = 192/280
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2625/280 - 192/280 = 2625 - 192/280 = 2433/280
  5. In mixed form: 8193/280

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