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What is 4/5 minus 3/7?

Here we will show you how to calculate 4/5 minus 3/7. We will give you the answer in fraction form and in decimal form.

We label the numbers in 4/5 minus 3/7 like this:

4/5 - 3/7 = A/B - C/D

We will use a formula that does not require you to find the lowest common denominator to find the solution. The formula is:

(AD - BC) / BD

When we fill in 4/5 minus 3/7 into the formula above, we get:

(4x7 - 5x3) / 5x7
(28 - 15) / 35

Thus, the answer to 4/5 minus 3/7 (simplified if necessary) in fraction form is as follows:


To get the answer to 4/5 minus 3/7 in decimal form, we simply divide the numerator by the denominator from our fraction answer:

13 / 35 = 0.3714

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