Subtract 16/51 and 46/48

16
51
-
46
48
=
-263
408

What is 16/51 - 46/48

16
51
-
46
48
=

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

16 x 48
51 x 48
-
46 x 51
48 x 51
=
768
2448
-
2346
2448
=
768 - 2346
2448
=
-1578
2448

OR

(16 x 48) - (46 x 51)
51 x 48
=
-1578
2448

Simplify the fraction

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

-1578
2448
=
-1578 ÷ 6
2448 ÷ 6
=
-
263
408

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2
=
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