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Subtract 6/63 from 4/2

1st number: 2 0/2, 2nd number: 6/63

4/2 - 6/63 is 40/21.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 63 = 126,
    4/2 = 4 × 63/2 × 63 = 252/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    6/63 = 6 × 2/63 × 2 = 12/126
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    252/126 - 12/126 = 252 - 12/126 = 240/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 40/21
  6. In mixed form: 119/21

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