Subtract 35/74 and 70/47

35
74
-
70
47
=
-1
57
3478

What is 35/74 - 70/47

35
74
-
70
47
=

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

35 x 47
74 x 47
-
70 x 74
47 x 74
=
1645
3478
-
5180
3478
=
1645 - 5180
3478
=
-3535
3478

OR

(35 x 47) - (70 x 74)
74 x 47
=
-3535
3478

Simplify the fraction

-3535
3478
=

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.

-
3535
3478
=
3535 ÷ 3478 = 1 +
3535 - (1 x 3478)
3478
=
-1
57
3478

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