Subtract 15/38 and 37/48

15
38
-
37
48
=
-343
912

What is 15/38 - 37/48

15
38
-
37
48
=

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

15 x 48
38 x 48
-
37 x 38
48 x 38
=
720
1824
-
1406
1824
=
720 - 1406
1824
=
-686
1824

OR

(15 x 48) - (37 x 38)
38 x 48
=
-686
1824

Simplify the fraction

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

-686
1824
=
-686 ÷ 2
1824 ÷ 2
=
-
343
912

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2
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