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Subtract 6/3 from 35/6

1st number: 5 5/6, 2nd number: 2 0/3

35/6 - 6/3 is 23/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 3 is 6
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 1 = 6,
    35/6 = 35 × 1/6 × 1 = 35/6
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 3 × 2 = 6,
    6/3 = 6 × 2/3 × 2 = 12/6
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    35/6 - 12/6 = 35 - 12/6 = 23/6
  5. In mixed form: 35/6

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