# 10/12 minus 3/12 as a fraction 10/12 - 3/12 as a fraction provides the detailed information about what is 10/12 minus 3/12 in fraction and decimal form, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated by using different methods.

10/12-3/12 equals to
10/12 - 3/12 = (?)
10/12 - 3/12 = (10 - 3)/12
= 7/12
10/12 - 3/12 = 7/12
10/12 minus 3/12 is equal to 7/12

where
10/12 is a fraction as a minuend,
3/12 is a fraction as a subtrahend,
7/12 is the difference between 10/12 and 3/12.

10/12 minus 3/12 as a decimal
10/12 - 3/12 = 7/12
7/12 = 0.5833
10/12-3/12 as a decimal is 0.5833
where
0.5833 is the difference between 10/12 and 3/12.

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## How-to: 10/12 - 3/12 = ?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is 10/12 minus 3/12 in simplest form

Problem and Workout:
What is 10/12 minus 3/12 as a fraction?
step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input:
Fraction A: 10/12
Fraction B: 3/12

What to be found?
10/12-3/12 = ?
Find what's the difference of 10/12 and 3/12.

step 2 Compare the denominators of fractions 10/12 and 3/12 to identify whether it is a like or unlike fraction subtraction. Since the denominators of given fractions 10/12 and 3/12 are equal to each other, it is said to be like fractions subtraction.

step 3 For like fractions subtraction, write the fractions 10/12 and 3/12 in subtraction expression form like the below:
Difference = 10/12 - 3/12

step 4Take the common value 1/12 out from the expression and rewrite the expression like the below:
= 1/12 x (10 /1 - 3 /1)
= 1/12 x (10 - 3)

step 5Simplify the above expression further:
= 1/12 x 7
= 7/12
10/12 - 3/12 = 7/12

Hence,
10/12 minus 3/12 equals to 7/12 