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Subtract 6/15 from 7/6

1st number: 1 1/6, 2nd number: 6/15

7/6 - 6/15 is 23/30.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 15 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    7/6 = 7 × 5/6 × 5 = 35/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 15 × 2 = 30,
    6/15 = 6 × 2/15 × 2 = 12/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    35/30 - 12/30 = 35 - 12/30 = 23/30

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