15-529

A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.

15-(5+29)

Add 5 and 29.

To write 5 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 99.

15-(5⋅99+29)

Combine 5 and 99.

15-(5⋅99+29)

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

15-5⋅9+29

Simplify the numerator.

Multiply 5 by 9.

15-45+29

Add 45 and 2.

15-479

15-479

15-479

15-479

To write 15 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 99.

15⋅99-479

Combine 15 and 99.

15⋅99-479

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

15⋅9-479

Multiply 15 by 9.

135-479

Subtract 47 from 135.

889

889

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

889

Decimal Form:

9.7‾

Mixed Number Form:

979

Simplify 15-5 2/9