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Subtract 10/9 from 98/27

1st number: 3 17/27, 2nd number: 1 1/9

98/27 - 10/9 is 68/27.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 27 and 9 is 27
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 27 × 1 = 27,
    98/27 = 98 × 1/27 × 1 = 98/27
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 3 = 27,
    10/9 = 10 × 3/9 × 3 = 30/27
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    98/27 - 30/27 = 98 - 30/27 = 68/27
  5. In mixed form: 214/27

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