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Subtract 9/6 from 4/14

1st number: 4/14, 2nd number: 1 3/6

4/14 - 9/6 is -17/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 14 and 6 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 14 × 3 = 42,
    4/14 = 4 × 3/14 × 3 = 12/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    9/6 = 9 × 7/6 × 7 = 63/42
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    12/42 - 63/42 = 12 - 63/42 = -51/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -17/14

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