# Simplify 2 2/6-6 1/7

Convert to an improper fraction.
A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Convert to an improper fraction.
A mixed number is an addition of its whole and fractional parts.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Combine and .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Cancel the common factor of and .
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factors.
Factor out of .
Cancel the common factor.
Rewrite the expression.
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
To write as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by .
Write each expression with a common denominator of , by multiplying each by an appropriate factor of .
Multiply and .
Multiply by .
Multiply and .
Multiply by .
Combine the numerators over the common denominator.
Simplify the numerator.
Multiply by .
Multiply by .
Subtract from .
Move the negative in front of the fraction.
The result can be shown in multiple forms.
Exact Form:
Decimal Form:
Mixed Number Form:
Simplify 2 2/6-6 1/7