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Subtract 14/6 from 35/3

1st number: 11 2/3, 2nd number: 2 2/6

35/3 - 14/6 is 28/3.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 6 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    35/3 = 35 × 2/3 × 2 = 70/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    14/6 = 14 × 1/6 × 1 = 14/6
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    70/6 - 14/6 = 70 - 14/6 = 56/6
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 28/3
  6. In mixed form: 91/3

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