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Subtract 60/84 from 10/6

1st number: 1 4/6, 2nd number: 60/84

10/6 - 60/84 is 20/21.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    10/6 = 10 × 14/6 × 14 = 140/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    60/84 = 60 × 1/84 × 1 = 60/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    140/84 - 60/84 = 140 - 60/84 = 80/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 20/21

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