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Q: What is three fourths minus five eighths?

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7 and 2/4s

5/8 minus 4/5 is -7/40

one eighth 2/8-2/4(4/8)+5/8 2/8-4/8= -2/8 -2/8+5/8=3/8

The denominators are different, so find the equivalent fractions using the LCD , then add the fractions with the denominators.

the correct answer is one and one sixth or 1 1/6.

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