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Subtract 14/16 from 98/21

1st number: 4 14/21, 2nd number: 14/16

98/21 - 14/16 is 91/24.

Steps for subtracting fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 21 and 16 is 336
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 21 × 16 = 336,
    98/21 = 98 × 16/21 × 16 = 1568/336
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 16 × 21 = 336,
    14/16 = 14 × 21/16 × 21 = 294/336
  4. Subtract the two fractions:
    1568/336 - 294/336 = 1568 - 294/336 = 1274/336
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 91/24
  6. In mixed form: 319/24

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