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Subtract 9/6 from 9/24

1st number: 9/24, 2nd number: 1 3/6

9/24 - 9/6 is -9/8.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 24 and 6 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    9/24 = 9 × 1/24 × 1 = 9/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 4 = 24,
    9/6 = 9 × 4/6 × 4 = 36/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    9/24 - 36/24 = 9 - 36/24 = -27/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -9/8

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