Subtract 62/3 and 24/17

62
3
-
24
17
=
19
13
51

What is 62/3 - 24/17

62
3
-
24
17
=

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

62 x 17
3 x 17
-
24 x 3
17 x 3
=
1054
51
-
72
51
=
1054 - 72
51
=
982
51

OR

(62 x 17) - (24 x 3)
3 x 17
=
982
51

Simplify the fraction

982
51
=

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.

982
51
=
982 ÷ 51 = 19 +
982 - (19 x 51)
51
=
19
13
51

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