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Subtract 50/45 from 14/6

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 1 5/45

14/6 - 50/45 is 11/9.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 45 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 15 = 90,
    14/6 = 14 × 15/6 × 15 = 210/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 2 = 90,
    50/45 = 50 × 2/45 × 2 = 100/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    210/90 - 100/90 = 210 - 100/90 = 110/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/9
  6. In mixed form: 12/9

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