# How do you simplify 1 1/2 - 2 4/5?

Jun 27, 2017

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#### Explanation:

$1 \frac{1}{2} - 2 \frac{4}{5}$

$\therefore = \frac{3}{2} - \frac{14}{5}$

$\therefore = \frac{15 - 28}{10}$

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