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Subtract 10/4 from 1/14

1st number: 1/14, 2nd number: 2 2/4

1/14 - 10/4 is -17/7.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 4 is 28
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 2 = 28,
    1/14 = 1 × 2/14 × 2 = 2/28
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 7 = 28,
    10/4 = 10 × 7/4 × 7 = 70/28
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2/28 - 70/28 = 2 - 70/28 = -68/28
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -17/7

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