Subtract 60/71 and 96/47

60
71
-
96
47
=
-1
659
3337

What is 60/71 - 96/47

60
71
-
96
47
=

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

60 x 47
71 x 47
-
96 x 71
47 x 71
=
2820
3337
-
6816
3337
=
2820 - 6816
3337
=
-3996
3337

OR

(60 x 47) - (96 x 71)
71 x 47
=
-3996
3337

Simplify the fraction

-3996
3337
=

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.

-
3996
3337
=
3996 ÷ 3337 = 1 +
3996 - (1 x 3337)
3337
=
-1
659
3337

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