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Subtract 24/70 from 90/2

1st number: 45 0/2, 2nd number: 24/70

90/2 - 24/70 is 1563/35.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 70 is 70

    Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 70
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 35 = 70,
    90/2 = 90 × 35/2 × 35 = 3150/70
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 70 × 1 = 70,
    24/70 = 24 × 1/70 × 1 = 24/70
  4. Subtract the two like fractions:
    3150/70 - 24/70 = 3150 - 24/70 = 3126/70
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1563/35
  6. In mixed form: 4423/35

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