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Subtract 3/35 from 8/2

1st number: 4 0/2, 2nd number: 3/35

8/2 - 3/35 is 137/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 35 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    8/2 = 8 × 35/2 × 35 = 280/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    3/35 = 3 × 2/35 × 2 = 6/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    280/70 - 6/70 = 280 - 6/70 = 274/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 137/35
  6. In mixed form: 332/35

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