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Subtract 8/63 from 14/4

1st number: 3 2/4, 2nd number: 8/63

14/4 - 8/63 is 425/126.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 63 = 252,
    14/4 = 14 × 63/4 × 63 = 882/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    8/63 = 8 × 4/63 × 4 = 32/252
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    882/252 - 32/252 = 882 - 32/252 = 850/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 425/126
  6. In mixed form: 347/126

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