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Subtract 3/10 from 9/6

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 3/10

9/6 - 3/10 is 6/5.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 10 is 30
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 6 × 5 = 30,
    9/6 = 9 × 5/6 × 5 = 45/30
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 10 × 3 = 30,
    3/10 = 3 × 3/10 × 3 = 9/30
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    45/30 - 9/30 = 45 - 9/30 = 36/30
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 6/5
  6. In mixed form: 11/5

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