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Subtract 10/14 from 18/2

1st number: 9 0/2, 2nd number: 10/14

18/2 - 10/14 is 58/7.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    18/2 = 18 × 7/2 × 7 = 126/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    10/14 = 10 × 1/14 × 1 = 10/14
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    126/14 - 10/14 = 126 - 10/14 = 116/14
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 58/7
  6. In mixed form: 82/7

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