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Subtract 6/12 from 30/24

1st number: 1 6/24, 2nd number: 6/12

30/24 - 6/12 is 3/4.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 12 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    30/24 = 30 × 1/24 × 1 = 30/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 12 × 2 = 24,
    6/12 = 6 × 2/12 × 2 = 12/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    30/24 - 12/24 = 30 - 12/24 = 18/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 3/4

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