# What is 23/3-13/11?

How much is 233 minus 1311. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

• 21433
• 6 1633
• 6.4848 (rounded to 4 decimals)

## Step by step solution

Subtract

233 - 1311 = 21433

1. ### Find common denominator by finding the Least Common Multiple(LCM)

Multiples of 3 are   3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24, ..., 33 ....etc

Multiples of 11 are   11, 22, 33 ...etc

The LCM of 3 and 11 is 33. So, the common denominator of 233 and 1311 is 33. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

• 233 - 1311
• 23 * 113 * 11 - 13 * 311 * 3
• 25333 - 3933
2. ### Subtract

• 25333 - 3933
• 253 - 3933
• 21433

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

Simplify

• 21433
• 6 1633
1. ### Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

The greatest common divisor of 214 and 33 is 1, the fraction 21433 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

2. ### Convert improper fraction 21433 to mixed number

• 21433
• 6 1633

214 divided by 33 is 6 with a remainder of 16