Subtract 34/98 and 59/4

34
98
-
59
4
=
-14
79
196

What is 34/98 - 59/4

34
98
-
59
4
=

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 4
98 x 4
-
59 x 98
4 x 98
=
136
392
-
5782
392
=
136 - 5782
392
=
-5646
392

OR

(34 x 4) - (59 x 98)
98 x 4
=
-5646
392

Simplify the fraction

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

-5646
392
=
-5646 ÷ 2
392 ÷ 2
=
-
2823
196

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.

-
2823
196
=
2823 ÷ 196 = 14 +
2823 - (14 x 196)
196
=
-14
79
196

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