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Subtract 14/48 from 28/6

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 14/48

28/6 - 14/48 is 35/8.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 48 is 48
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 8 = 48,
    28/6 = 28 × 8/6 × 8 = 224/48
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 48 × 1 = 48,
    14/48 = 14 × 1/48 × 1 = 14/48
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    224/48 - 14/48 = 224 - 14/48 = 210/48
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 35/8
  6. In mixed form: 43/8

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