Subtract 27/84 and 57/33

27
84
-
57
33
=
-1
125
308

What is 27/84 - 57/33

27
84
-
57
33
=

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

27 x 33
84 x 33
-
57 x 84
33 x 84
=
891
2772
-
4788
2772
=
891 - 4788
2772
=
-3897
2772

OR

(27 x 33) - (57 x 84)
84 x 33
=
-3897
2772

Simplify the fraction

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

-3897
2772
=
-3897 ÷ 9
2772 ÷ 9
=
-
433
308

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.

-
433
308
=
433 ÷ 308 = 1 +
433 - (1 x 308)
308
=
-1
125
308

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