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Subtract 10/6 from 84/28

1st number: 3 0/28, 2nd number: 1 4/6

84/28 - 10/6 is 4/3.

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,
    84/28 = 84 × 3/28 × 3 = 252/84
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 14 = 84,
    10/6 = 10 × 14/6 × 14 = 140/84
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    252/84 - 140/84 = 252 - 140/84 = 112/84
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 4/3
  6. In mixed form: 11/3

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