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Subtract 9/60 from 24/4

1st number: 6 0/4, 2nd number: 9/60

24/4 - 9/60 is 117/20.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 60 is 60
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 15 = 60,
    24/4 = 24 × 15/4 × 15 = 360/60
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 60 × 1 = 60,
    9/60 = 9 × 1/60 × 1 = 9/60
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    360/60 - 9/60 = 360 - 9/60 = 351/60
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 117/20
  6. In mixed form: 517/20

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