# Evaluate 8 5/9-2 8/9 859-289
Convert 859 to an improper fraction.
A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
8+59-289
To write 8 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 99.
8⋅99+59-289
Combine 8 and 99.
8⋅99+59-289
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
8⋅9+59-289
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply 8 by 9.
72+59-289
779-289
779-289
779-289
779-289
Convert 289 to an improper fraction.
A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
779-(2+89)
To write 2 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 99.
779-(2⋅99+89)
Combine 2 and 99.
779-(2⋅99+89)
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
779-2⋅9+89
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply 2 by 9.
779-18+89
779-269
779-269
779-269
779-269
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
77-269
Subtract 26 from 77.
519
Cancel the common factor of 51 and 9.
Factor 3 out of 51.
3(17)9
Cancel the common factors.
Factor 3 out of 9.
3⋅173⋅3
Cancel the common factor.
3⋅173⋅3
Rewrite the expression.
173
173
173
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
173
Decimal Form:
5.6‾
Mixed Number Form:
523
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