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Subtract 8/9 from 1/14

1/14 - 8/9 is -103/126.

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,
    8/9 = 8 × 14/9 × 14 = 112/126
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    9/126 - 112/126 = 9 - 112/126 = -103/126

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