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Subtract 10/9 from 14/54

1st number: 14/54, 2nd number: 1 1/9

14/54 - 10/9 is -23/27.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 54 and 9 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    14/54 = 14 × 1/54 × 1 = 14/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 6 = 54,
    10/9 = 10 × 6/9 × 6 = 60/54
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    14/54 - 60/54 = 14 - 60/54 = -46/54
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -23/27

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