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Subtract 98/48 from 14/6

1st number: 2 2/6, 2nd number: 2 2/48

14/6 - 98/48 is 7/24.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    14/6 = 14 × 8/6 × 8 = 112/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    98/48 = 98 × 1/48 × 1 = 98/48
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    112/48 - 98/48 = 112 - 98/48 = 14/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 7/24

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