Subtract 58/10 and 61/48

58
10
-
61
48
=
4
127
240

What is 58/10 - 61/48

58
10
-
61
48
=

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

58 x 48
10 x 48
-
61 x 10
48 x 10
=
2784
480
-
610
480
=
2784 - 610
480
=
2174
480

OR

(58 x 48) - (61 x 10)
10 x 48
=
2174
480

Simplify the fraction

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

2174
480
=
2174 ÷ 2
480 ÷ 2
=
1087
240

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.

1087
240
=
1087 ÷ 240 = 4 +
1087 - (4 x 240)
240
=
4
127
240

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