Subtract 17/29 and 27/11

17
29
-
27
11
=
-1
277
319

What is 17/29 - 27/11

17
29
-
27
11
=

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

17 x 11
29 x 11
-
27 x 29
11 x 29
=
187
319
-
783
319
=
187 - 783
319
=
-596
319

OR

(17 x 11) - (27 x 29)
29 x 11
=
-596
319

Simplify the fraction

-596
319
=

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.

-
596
319
=
596 ÷ 319 = 1 +
596 - (1 x 319)
319
=
-1
277
319

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