Subtract 51/60 and 14/12

51
60
-
14
12
=
-19
60

What is 51/60 - 14/12

51
60
-
14
12
=

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

51 x 12
60 x 12
-
14 x 60
12 x 60
=
612
720
-
840
720
=
612 - 840
720
=
-228
720

OR

(51 x 12) - (14 x 60)
60 x 12
=
-228
720

Simplify the fraction

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

-228
720
=
-228 ÷ 12
720 ÷ 12
=
-
19
60

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