# How do you subtract #10-6 3/8#?

##### 1 Answer

Jan 7, 2017

See full process below:

#### Explanation:

First, we need to convert the mixed fraction to an improper fraction. We do this by multiplying the integer portion of the mixed fraction by the appropriate form of

Next we need to get the two terms over a common denominator (8 in this case) so we can subtract the fractions. We do this by multiplying

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