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Subtract 2/24 from 90/80

1st number: 1 10/80, 2nd number: 2/24

90/80 - 2/24 is 25/24.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 80 and 24 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    90/80 = 90 × 3/80 × 3 = 270/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 10 = 240,
    2/24 = 2 × 10/24 × 10 = 20/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    270/240 - 20/240 = 270 - 20/240 = 250/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/24
  6. In mixed form: 11/24

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