Subtract 11/100 and 59/2

11
100
-
59
2
=
-29
39
100

What is 11/100 - 59/2

11
100
-
59
2
=

In order to make fractions have the same denominator, multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other

11 x 2
100 x 2
-
59 x 100
2 x 100
=
22
200
-
5900
200
=
22 - 5900
200
=
-5878
200

OR

(11 x 2) - (59 x 100)
100 x 2
=
-5878
200

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

-5878
200
=
-5878 ÷ 2
200 ÷ 2
=
-
2939
100

Because the numerator greater than the denominator, so we have an improper fraction, which means we can simplify it by converting the improper fraction to a mixed number.

Improper fraction to mixed number, get the whole number by dividing the numerator with the denominator, then subtract the numerator by the whole number multiplied by the denominator.

-
2939
100
=
2939 ÷ 100 = 29 +
2939 - (29 x 100)
100
=
-29
39
100

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