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Subtract 45/10 from 8/35

1st number: 8/35, 2nd number: 4 5/10

8/35 - 45/10 is -299/70.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 10 is 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 2 = 70,
    8/35 = 8 × 2/35 × 2 = 16/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 7 = 70,
    45/10 = 45 × 7/10 × 7 = 315/70
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    16/70 - 315/70 = 16 - 315/70 = -299/70

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