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Subtract 1/7 from 9/6

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 1/7

9/6 - 1/7 is 19/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 7 is 42
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 7 = 42,
    9/6 = 9 × 7/6 × 7 = 63/42
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 7 × 6 = 42,
    1/7 = 1 × 6/7 × 6 = 6/42
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    63/42 - 6/42 = 63 - 6/42 = 57/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 19/14
  6. In mixed form: 15/14

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