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Subtract 7/96 from 35/6

1st number: 5 5/6, 2nd number: 7/96

35/6 - 7/96 is 553/96.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 96 is 96
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 16 = 96,
    35/6 = 35 × 16/6 × 16 = 560/96
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 96 × 1 = 96,
    7/96 = 7 × 1/96 × 1 = 7/96
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    560/96 - 7/96 = 560 - 7/96 = 553/96
  5. In mixed form: 573/96

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