Subtract 5/70 and 43/58

5
70
-
43
58
=
-136
203

What is 5/70 - 43/58

5
70
-
43
58
=

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

5 x 58
70 x 58
-
43 x 70
58 x 70
=
290
4060
-
3010
4060
=
290 - 3010
4060
=
-2720
4060

OR

(5 x 58) - (43 x 70)
70 x 58
=
-2720
4060

Simplify the fraction

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

-2720
4060
=
-2720 ÷ 20
4060 ÷ 20
=
-
136
203

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-1
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2
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2
=
1
-2
=
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