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Subtract 9/6 from 8/28

1st number: 8/28, 2nd number: 1 3/6

8/28 - 9/6 is -17/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 28 and 6 is 84
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 28 × 3 = 84,
    8/28 = 8 × 3/28 × 3 = 24/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    9/6 = 9 × 14/6 × 14 = 126/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    24/84 - 126/84 = 24 - 126/84 = -102/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -17/14

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