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Subtract 5/6 from 20/24

20/24 - 5/6 is 0/1.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    20/24 = 20 × 1/24 × 1 = 20/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    5/6 = 5 × 4/6 × 4 = 20/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    20/24 - 20/24 = 20 - 20/24 = 0/24
  5. The answer is 0

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