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Subtract 14/63 from 35/4

1st number: 8 3/4, 2nd number: 14/63

35/4 - 14/63 is 307/36.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 63 is 252
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 63 = 252,
    35/4 = 35 × 63/4 × 63 = 2205/252
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 4 = 252,
    14/63 = 14 × 4/63 × 4 = 56/252
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2205/252 - 56/252 = 2205 - 56/252 = 2149/252
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 307/36
  6. In mixed form: 819/36

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