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Subtract 6/45 from 4/3

1st number: 1 1/3, 2nd number: 6/45

4/3 - 6/45 is 6/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 45 is 45
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 15 = 45,
    4/3 = 4 × 15/3 × 15 = 60/45
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 45 × 1 = 45,
    6/45 = 6 × 1/45 × 1 = 6/45
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    60/45 - 6/45 = 60 - 6/45 = 54/45
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 6/5
  6. In mixed form: 11/5

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