Subtract 83/59 and 77/24

83
59
-
77
24
=
-1
1135
1416

What is 83/59 - 77/24

83
59
-
77
24
=

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

83 x 24
59 x 24
-
77 x 59
24 x 59
=
1992
1416
-
4543
1416
=
1992 - 4543
1416
=
-2551
1416

OR

(83 x 24) - (77 x 59)
59 x 24
=
-2551
1416

Simplify the fraction

-2551
1416
=

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.

-
2551
1416
=
2551 ÷ 1416 = 1 +
2551 - (1 x 1416)
1416
=
-1
1135
1416

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