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Subtract 8/6 from 7/35

1st number: 7/35, 2nd number: 1 2/6

7/35 - 8/6 is -17/15.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 35 and 6 is 210
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 35 × 6 = 210,
    7/35 = 7 × 6/35 × 6 = 42/210
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 35 = 210,
    8/6 = 8 × 35/6 × 35 = 280/210
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    42/210 - 280/210 = 42 - 280/210 = -238/210
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -17/15

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