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Subtract 1/6 from 14/28

14/28 - 1/6 is 1/3.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    14/28 = 14 × 3/28 × 3 = 42/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    1/6 = 1 × 14/6 × 14 = 14/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    42/84 - 14/84 = 42 - 14/84 = 28/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/3

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