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Subtract 56/9 from 1/14

1st number: 1/14, 2nd number: 6 2/9

1/14 - 56/9 is -775/126.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 9 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 9 = 126,
    1/14 = 1 × 9/14 × 9 = 9/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 14 = 126,
    56/9 = 56 × 14/9 × 14 = 784/126
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    9/126 - 784/126 = 9 - 784/126 = -775/126

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