Subtract 11/12-3/8

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1112-38
To write 1112 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 22.
1112⋅22-38
To write -38 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.
1112⋅22-38⋅33
Write each expression with a common denominator of 24, by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of 1.
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Multiply 1112 and 22.
11⋅212⋅2-38⋅33
Multiply 12 by 2.
11⋅224-38⋅33
Multiply 38 and 33.
11⋅224-3⋅38⋅3
Multiply 8 by 3.
11⋅224-3⋅324
11⋅224-3⋅324
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
11⋅2-3⋅324
Simplify the numerator.
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Multiply 11 by 2.
22-3⋅324
Multiply -3 by 3.
22-924
Subtract 9 from 22.
1324
1324
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
1324
Decimal Form:
0.5416‾
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