# What is 25/24-24/13?

How much is 2524 minus 2413. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

• - 251312
• 0.8045 (rounded to 4 decimals)

## Step by step solution

Subtract

2524 - 2413 = - 251312

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

Multiples of 24 are   24, 48, 72, 96, 120, 144, 168, ..., 312 ....etc

Multiples of 13 are   13, 26, 39, 52, 65, 78, 91, ..., 312 ...etc

The LCM of 24 and 13 is 312. So, the common denominator of 2524 and 2413 is 312. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

• 2524 - 2413
• 25 * 1324 * 13 - 24 * 2413 * 24
• 325312 - 576312
2. ### Subtract

• 325312 - 576312
• 325 - 576312
• - 251312

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

Simplify

• - 251312
1. ### Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

The greatest common divisor of 251 and 312 is 1, the fraction - 251312 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms