Subtract 34/56 and 98/45

34
56
-
98
45
=
-1
719
1260

What is 34/56 - 98/45

34
56
-
98
45
=

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

34 x 45
56 x 45
-
98 x 56
45 x 56
=
1530
2520
-
5488
2520
=
1530 - 5488
2520
=
-3958
2520

OR

(34 x 45) - (98 x 56)
56 x 45
=
-3958
2520

Simplify the fraction

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

-3958
2520
=
-3958 ÷ 2
2520 ÷ 2
=
-
1979
1260

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.

-
1979
1260
=
1979 ÷ 1260 = 1 +
1979 - (1 x 1260)
1260
=
-1
719
1260

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