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Subtract 96/54 from 63/4

1st number: 15 3/4, 2nd number: 1 42/54

63/4 - 96/54 is 503/36.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 4 and 54 is 108
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 4 × 27 = 108,
    63/4 = 63 × 27/4 × 27 = 1701/108
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 54 × 2 = 108,
    96/54 = 96 × 2/54 × 2 = 192/108
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1701/108 - 192/108 = 1701 - 192/108 = 1509/108
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 503/36
  6. In mixed form: 1335/36

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