What is 19/16-17/16?

How much is 1916 minus 1716. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 18
  • 0.125

Step by step solution

Subtract

1916 - 1716 = 216

  1. Subtract

    • 1916 - 1716
    • 19 - 1716
    • 216

    Subtract the numerators and place the difference over the common denominator.

Simplify

  • 216
  • 18
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    • 216
    • 2 ÷ 216 ÷ 2
    • 18

    The greatest common divisor of 2 and 16 is 2, the fraction 216 can be simplified or reduced to lowest terms by dividing the numerator and denominator by 2.