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Subtract 2/49 from 7/6

1st number: 1 1/6, 2nd number: 2/49

7/6 - 2/49 is 331/294.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 49 is 294
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 49 = 294,
    7/6 = 7 × 49/6 × 49 = 343/294
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 49 × 6 = 294,
    2/49 = 2 × 6/49 × 6 = 12/294
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    343/294 - 12/294 = 343 - 12/294 = 331/294
  5. In mixed form: 137/294

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