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Subtract 6/10 from 8/28

8/28 - 6/10 is -11/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 10 is 140
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 5 = 140,
    8/28 = 8 × 5/28 × 5 = 40/140
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 14 = 140,
    6/10 = 6 × 14/10 × 14 = 84/140
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    40/140 - 84/140 = 40 - 84/140 = -44/140
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -11/35

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