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Subtract 60/84 from 10/9

1st number: 1 1/9, 2nd number: 60/84

10/9 - 60/84 is 25/63.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 84 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 28 = 252,
    10/9 = 10 × 28/9 × 28 = 280/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 3 = 252,
    60/84 = 60 × 3/84 × 3 = 180/252
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    280/252 - 180/252 = 280 - 180/252 = 100/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 25/63

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