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Subtract 7/63 from 25/6

1st number: 4 1/6, 2nd number: 7/63

25/6 - 7/63 is 73/18.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 21 = 126,
    25/6 = 25 × 21/6 × 21 = 525/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    7/63 = 7 × 2/63 × 2 = 14/126
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    525/126 - 14/126 = 525 - 14/126 = 511/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 73/18
  6. In mixed form: 41/18

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