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Subtract 8/63 from 8/6

1st number: 1 2/6, 2nd number: 8/63

8/6 - 8/63 is 76/63.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 63 is 126
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 21 = 126,
    8/6 = 8 × 21/6 × 21 = 168/126
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 2 = 126,
    8/63 = 8 × 2/63 × 2 = 16/126
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    168/126 - 16/126 = 168 - 16/126 = 152/126
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 76/63
  6. In mixed form: 113/63

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