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Subtract 10/24 from 8/6

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 10/24

8/6 - 10/24 is 11/12.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    8/6 = 8 × 4/6 × 4 = 32/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    10/24 = 10 × 1/24 × 1 = 10/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    32/24 - 10/24 = 32 - 10/24 = 22/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 11/12

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