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Subtract 84/9 from 28/3

1st number: 9 1/3, 2nd number: 9 3/9

28/3 - 84/9 is 0/1.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 9 is 9
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 3 = 9,
    28/3 = 28 × 3/3 × 3 = 84/9
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 1 = 9,
    84/9 = 84 × 1/9 × 1 = 84/9
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    84/9 - 84/9 = 84 - 84/9 = 0/9
  5. The answer is 0

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