Subtract 22/10 and 4/79

22
10
-
4
79
=
2
59
395

What is 22/10 - 4/79

22
10
-
4
79
=

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

22 x 79
10 x 79
-
4 x 10
79 x 10
=
1738
790
-
40
790
=
1738 - 40
790
=
1698
790

OR

(22 x 79) - (4 x 10)
10 x 79
=
1698
790

Simplify the fraction

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

1698
790
=
1698 ÷ 2
790 ÷ 2
=
849
395

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.

849
395
=
849 ÷ 395 = 2 +
849 - (2 x 395)
395
=
2
59
395

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