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Subtract 9/6 from 9/36

1st number: 9/36, 2nd number: 1 3/6

9/36 - 9/6 is -5/4.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 36 and 6 is 36
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 36 × 1 = 36,
    9/36 = 9 × 1/36 × 1 = 9/36
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 6 × 6 = 36,
    9/6 = 9 × 6/6 × 6 = 54/36
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    9/36 - 54/36 = 9 - 54/36 = -45/36
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -5/4

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