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Subtract 60/30 from 8/60

1st number: 8/60, 2nd number: 2 0/30

8/60 - 60/30 is -28/15.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 60 and 30 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    8/60 = 8 × 1/60 × 1 = 8/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 30 × 2 = 60,
    60/30 = 60 × 2/30 × 2 = 120/60
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    8/60 - 120/60 = 8 - 120/60 = -112/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -28/15

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