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Subtract 15/28 from 36/6

1st number: 6 0/6, 2nd number: 15/28

36/6 - 15/28 is 153/28.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 28 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    36/6 = 36 × 14/6 × 14 = 504/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    15/28 = 15 × 3/28 × 3 = 45/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    504/84 - 45/84 = 504 - 45/84 = 459/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 153/28
  6. In mixed form: 513/28

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