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Subtract 4/80 from 56/6

1st number: 9 2/6, 2nd number: 4/80

56/6 - 4/80 is 557/60.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 80 is 240
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 40 = 240,
    56/6 = 56 × 40/6 × 40 = 2240/240
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 80 × 3 = 240,
    4/80 = 4 × 3/80 × 3 = 12/240
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    2240/240 - 12/240 = 2240 - 12/240 = 2228/240
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 557/60
  6. In mixed form: 917/60

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