What is 24/1-13/28?

How much is 241 minus 1328. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • 65928
  • 23 1528
  • 23.5357 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Subtract

241 - 1328 = 65928

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

    Multiples of 1 are   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, ..., 28 ....etc

    Multiples of 28 are   28 ...etc

    The LCM of 1 and 28 is 28. So, the common denominator of 241 and 1328 is 28. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 241 - 1328
    • 24 * 281 * 28 - 13 * 128 * 1
    • 67228 - 1328
  2. Subtract

    • 67228 - 1328
    • 672 - 1328
    • 65928

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

Simplify

  • 65928
  • 23 1528
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 659 and 28 is 1, the fraction 65928 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction 65928 to mixed number

    • 65928
    • 23 1528

    659 divided by 28 is 23 with a remainder of 15