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Subtract 49/32 from 14/6

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 1 17/32

14/6 - 49/32 is 77/96.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 32 is 96
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 16 = 96,
    14/6 = 14 × 16/6 × 16 = 224/96
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 32 × 3 = 96,
    49/32 = 49 × 3/32 × 3 = 147/96
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    224/96 - 147/96 = 224 - 147/96 = 77/96

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