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Subtract 63/28 from 25/6

1st number: 4 1/6, 2nd number: 2 7/28

25/6 - 63/28 is 23/12.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    25/6 = 25 × 14/6 × 14 = 350/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    63/28 = 63 × 3/28 × 3 = 189/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    350/84 - 189/84 = 350 - 189/84 = 161/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/12
  6. In mixed form: 111/12

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