# What is #6 9/10-1/6#?

##### 2 Answers

Apr 11, 2018

#### Explanation:

So we just extend the fractions, apply the following:

Now multiply to get the same denominator.

Apr 11, 2018

#### Explanation:

To simplify the calculation you first turn the left hand fraction into an improper fraction:

Then for the subtraction give both fractions the same denominator of 60 (i.e. multiply left hand fraction numerator and denominator by 6 and right hand fraction numerator and denominator by 10).

This can be further simplified to a proper fraction: