Subtract 58/83 and 97/17

58
83
-
97
17
=
-5
10
1411

What is 58/83 - 97/17

58
83
-
97
17
=

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 17
83 x 17
-
97 x 83
17 x 83
=
986
1411
-
8051
1411
=
986 - 8051
1411
=
-7065
1411

OR

(58 x 17) - (97 x 83)
83 x 17
=
-7065
1411

Simplify the fraction

-7065
1411
=

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.

-
7065
1411
=
7065 ÷ 1411 = 5 +
7065 - (5 x 1411)
1411
=
-5
10
1411

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