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Subtract 2/24 from 90/8

1st number: 11 2/8, 2nd number: 2/24

90/8 - 2/24 is 67/6.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 8 and 24 is 24
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 8 × 3 = 24,
    90/8 = 90 × 3/8 × 3 = 270/24
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 24 × 1 = 24,
    2/24 = 2 × 1/24 × 1 = 2/24
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    270/24 - 2/24 = 270 - 2/24 = 268/24
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 67/6
  6. In mixed form: 111/6

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