Simplify 15-5 2/9

Math
15-529
Convert 529 to an improper fraction.
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A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
15-(5+29)
Add 5 and 29.
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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.
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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
Simplify the numerator.
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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

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