Subtract 56/11 and 81/23

56
11
-
81
23
=
1
144
253

What is 56/11 - 81/23

56
11
-
81
23
=

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

56 x 23
11 x 23
-
81 x 11
23 x 11
=
1288
253
-
891
253
=
1288 - 891
253
=
397
253

OR

(56 x 23) - (81 x 11)
11 x 23
=
397
253

Simplify the fraction

397
253
=

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.

397
253
=
397 ÷ 253 = 1 +
397 - (1 x 253)
253
=
1
144
253

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