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Subtract 30/14 from 9/2

1st number: 4 1/2, 2nd number: 2 2/14

9/2 - 30/14 is 33/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 2 and 14 is 14
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 2 × 7 = 14,
    9/2 = 9 × 7/2 × 7 = 63/14
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 14 × 1 = 14,
    30/14 = 30 × 1/14 × 1 = 30/14
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    63/14 - 30/14 = 63 - 30/14 = 33/14
  5. In mixed form: 25/14

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