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Subtract 4/24 from 28/6

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 4/24

28/6 - 4/24 is 9/2.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    28/6 = 28 × 4/6 × 4 = 112/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    4/24 = 4 × 1/24 × 1 = 4/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    112/24 - 4/24 = 112 - 4/24 = 108/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 9/2
  6. In mixed form: 41/2

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