Subtract 16/60 and 2/73

16
60
-
2
73
=
262
1095

What is 16/60 - 2/73

16
60
-
2
73
=

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 73
60 x 73
-
2 x 60
73 x 60
=
1168
4380
-
120
4380
=
1168 - 120
4380
=
1048
4380

OR

(16 x 73) - (2 x 60)
60 x 73
=
1048
4380

Simplify the fraction

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

1048
4380
=
1048 ÷ 4
4380 ÷ 4
=
262
1095

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