What is 14/11-19/6?

How much is 1411 minus 196. Step by step solution expressed as a proper or improper fraction, mixed number and decimal form.

  • - 12566
  • - 1 5966
  • 1.8939 (rounded to 4 decimals)

Step by step solution

Subtract

1411 - 196 = - 12566

  1. Find common denominator by finding the Least Common Multiple(LCM)

    Multiples of 11 are   11, 22, 33, 44, 55, 66 ....etc

    Multiples of 6 are   6, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, 48, ..., 66 ...etc

    The LCM of 11 and 6 is 66. So, the common denominator of 1411 and 196 is 66. Now change the fractions into equivalent fractions with common denominator

    • 1411 - 196
    • 14 * 611 * 6 - 19 * 116 * 11
    • 8466 - 20966
  2. Subtract

    • 8466 - 20966
    • 84 - 20966
    • - 12566

    Subtract the numerators and place the difference over the common denominator.

Simplify

  • - 12566
  • - 1 5966
  1. Reduce fraction to its lowest terms

    The greatest common divisor of 125 and 66 is 1, the fraction - 12566 cannot be further simplified or reduced to lowest terms

  2. Convert improper fraction - 12566 to mixed number

    • - 12566
    • - 1 5966

    125 divided by 66 is 1 with a remainder of 59