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Subtract 35/4 from 56/3

1st number: 18 2/3, 2nd number: 8 3/4

56/3 - 35/4 is 119/12.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 3 and 4 is 12
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 3 × 4 = 12,
    56/3 = 56 × 4/3 × 4 = 224/12
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 4 × 3 = 12,
    35/4 = 35 × 3/4 × 3 = 105/12
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    224/12 - 105/12 = 224 - 105/12 = 119/12
  5. In mixed form: 911/12

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