Subtract 44/98 and 77/2

44
98
-
77
2
=
-38
5
98

What is 44/98 - 77/2

44
98
-
77
2
=

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

44 x 2
98 x 2
-
77 x 98
2 x 98
=
88
196
-
7546
196
=
88 - 7546
196
=
-7458
196

OR

(44 x 2) - (77 x 98)
98 x 2
=
-7458
196

Simplify the fraction

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

-7458
196
=
-7458 ÷ 2
196 ÷ 2
=
-
3729
98

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.

-
3729
98
=
3729 ÷ 98 = 38 +
3729 - (38 x 98)
98
=
-38
5
98

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