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Subtract 1/24 from 14/4

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 1/24

14/4 - 1/24 is 83/24.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 6 = 24,
    14/4 = 14 × 6/4 × 6 = 84/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    1/24 = 1 × 1/24 × 1 = 1/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    84/24 - 1/24 = 84 - 1/24 = 83/24
  5. In mixed form: 311/24

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