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Subtract 6/9 from 45/10

1st number: 4 5/10, 2nd number: 6/9

45/10 - 6/9 is 23/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 10 and 9 is 90
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 10 × 9 = 90,
    45/10 = 45 × 9/10 × 9 = 405/90
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 9 × 10 = 90,
    6/9 = 6 × 10/9 × 10 = 60/90
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    405/90 - 60/90 = 405 - 60/90 = 345/90
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 23/6
  6. In mixed form: 35/6

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