Subtract 9/36 and 7/84

9
36
-
7
84
=
1
6

What is 9/36 - 7/84

9
36
-
7
84
=

In order to make fractions have the same denominator, multiply the numerator and denominator of each fraction by the denominator of the other

9 x 84
36 x 84
-
7 x 36
84 x 36
=
756
3024
-
252
3024
=
756 - 252
3024
=
504
3024

OR

(9 x 84) - (7 x 36)
36 x 84
=
504
3024

Simplify the fraction

Divide each part of the fraction with the greatest common factor to simplify the fraction

504
3024
=
504 ÷ 504
3024 ÷ 504
=
1
6

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Positive Fractions

-1
-2
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1
-2
=
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-1
2
=
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2

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-1
2
=
1
-2
=
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-1
-2
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