Subtract 86/13 and 88/29

86
13
-
88
29
=
3
219
377

What is 86/13 - 88/29

86
13
-
88
29
=

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

86 x 29
13 x 29
-
88 x 13
29 x 13
=
2494
377
-
1144
377
=
2494 - 1144
377
=
1350
377

OR

(86 x 29) - (88 x 13)
13 x 29
=
1350
377

Simplify the fraction

1350
377
=

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.

1350
377
=
1350 ÷ 377 = 3 +
1350 - (3 x 377)
377
=
3
219
377

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