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Subtract 10/18 from 6/9

6/9 - 10/18 is 1/9.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 18 is 18
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 2 = 18,
    6/9 = 6 × 2/9 × 2 = 12/18
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 18 × 1 = 18,
    10/18 = 10 × 1/18 × 1 = 10/18
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    12/18 - 10/18 = 12 - 10/18 = 2/18
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 1/9

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