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Subtract 3/4 from 10/9

1st number: 1 1/9, 2nd number: 3/4

10/9 - 3/4 is 13/36.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 4 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 4 = 36,
    10/9 = 10 × 4/9 × 4 = 40/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 9 = 36,
    3/4 = 3 × 9/4 × 9 = 27/36
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    40/36 - 27/36 = 40 - 27/36 = 13/36

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