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Subtract 6/56 from 4/3

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 6/56

4/3 - 6/56 is 103/84.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 56 is 168
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 56 = 168,
    4/3 = 4 × 56/3 × 56 = 224/168
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 56 × 3 = 168,
    6/56 = 6 × 3/56 × 3 = 18/168
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    224/168 - 18/168 = 224 - 18/168 = 206/168
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 103/84
  6. In mixed form: 119/84

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