Subtract 72/10 and 48/93

72
10
-
48
93
=
6
106
155

What is 72/10 - 48/93

72
10
-
48
93
=

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

72 x 93
10 x 93
-
48 x 10
93 x 10
=
6696
930
-
480
930
=
6696 - 480
930
=
6216
930

OR

(72 x 93) - (48 x 10)
10 x 93
=
6216
930

Simplify the fraction

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

6216
930
=
6216 ÷ 6
930 ÷ 6
=
1036
155

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.

1036
155
=
1036 ÷ 155 = 6 +
1036 - (6 x 155)
155
=
6
106
155

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