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Subtract 70/84 from 28/6

1st number: 4 4/6, 2nd number: 70/84

28/6 - 70/84 is 23/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 84 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    28/6 = 28 × 14/6 × 14 = 392/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 84 × 1 = 84,
    70/84 = 70 × 1/84 × 1 = 70/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    392/84 - 70/84 = 392 - 70/84 = 322/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/6
  6. In mixed form: 35/6

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