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Subtract 50/14 from 9/6

1st number: 1 3/6, 2nd number: 3 8/14

9/6 - 50/14 is -29/14.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 6 and 14 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 14 × 3 = 42,
    50/14 = 50 × 3/14 × 3 = 150/42
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    63/42 - 150/42 = 63 - 150/42 = -87/42
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is -29/14

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