Solutions by everydaycalculation.com

1^{st} number: 2 2/4, 2^{nd} number: 2/5

104 - 25 is 2110.

- Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:

LCM of 4 and 5 is**20**

Next, find the equivalent fraction of both fractional numbers with denominator 20 - For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 5 = 20,

104 = 10 × 54 × 5 = 5020 - Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 5 × 4 = 20,

25 = 2 × 45 × 4 = 820 - Subtract the two like fractions:

5020 - 820 = 50 - 820 = 4220 - After reducing the fraction, the answer is 2110
- In mixed form: 2110

MathStep (Works offline)

Download our mobile app and learn to work with fractions in your own time:

Android and iPhone/ iPad

Related: ^{20}/_{4}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{4}/_{5} ^{10}/_{8}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{2}/_{10} ^{30}/_{4}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{6}/_{5} ^{10}/_{12}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{2}/_{15} ^{50}/_{4}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{10}/_{5} ^{10}/_{20}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{2}/_{25} ^{70}/_{4}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{14}/_{5} ^{10}/_{28}-^{2}/_{5} ^{10}/_{4}-^{2}/_{35}

© everydaycalculation.com