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Subtract 2/54 from 3/6

3/6 - 2/54 is 25/54.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 54 is 54
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 9 = 54,
    3/6 = 3 × 9/6 × 9 = 27/54
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 1 = 54,
    2/54 = 2 × 1/54 × 1 = 2/54
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    27/54 - 2/54 = 27 - 2/54 = 25/54

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