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Subtract 6/7 from 1/14

1/14 - 6/7 is -11/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 7 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    1/14 = 1 × 1/14 × 1 = 1/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 2 = 14,
    6/7 = 6 × 2/7 × 2 = 12/14
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1/14 - 12/14 = 1 - 12/14 = -11/14

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