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Subtract 1/24 from 56/4

1st number: 14 0/4, 2nd number: 1/24

56/4 - 1/24 is 335/24.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 6 = 24,
    56/4 = 56 × 6/4 × 6 = 336/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    1/24 = 1 × 1/24 × 1 = 1/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    336/24 - 1/24 = 336 - 1/24 = 335/24
  5. In mixed form: 1323/24

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