Subtract 55/87 and 46/99

55
87
-
46
99
=
481
2871

What is 55/87 - 46/99

55
87
-
46
99
=

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

55 x 99
87 x 99
-
46 x 87
99 x 87
=
5445
8613
-
4002
8613
=
5445 - 4002
8613
=
1443
8613

OR

(55 x 99) - (46 x 87)
87 x 99
=
1443
8613

Simplify the fraction

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

1443
8613
=
1443 ÷ 3
8613 ÷ 3
=
481
2871

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