Subtract 48/58 and 21/55

48
58
-
21
55
=
711
1595

What is 48/58 - 21/55

48
58
-
21
55
=

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

48 x 55
58 x 55
-
21 x 58
55 x 58
=
2640
3190
-
1218
3190
=
2640 - 1218
3190
=
1422
3190

OR

(48 x 55) - (21 x 58)
58 x 55
=
1422
3190

Simplify the fraction

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

1422
3190
=
1422 ÷ 2
3190 ÷ 2
=
711
1595

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2
=
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