# What is 7/9 - 11/6?

getcalc.com's **two fractions subtraction calculator** is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for difference between two fractional numbers with different, unequal or unlike denominators 7/9 and 11/6.

7/9 - 11/6 = -57/54 as simplified as -19/18 in fraction form

7/9 - 11/6 = -1.0556 in decimal form

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## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 7/9-11/6?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is the difference between two fractions by subtracting a fraction 11/6 from 7/9. For different, unequal or unlike denominators, use any one of the following methods to find the equivalent fraction for 7/9 minus 11/6.

1. LCM method

2. Cross multiplication method.

__Problem & Workout - LCM Method__

What is 7/9 minus 11/6 as a fraction by subtraction using LCM method?

step 1 Address *formula*, input parameters & values.

Input parameters & values:

7/9 & 11/6

7/9-11/6 = ?

step 2 For unequal denominators, find the LCM (least common multiple) for both denominators

The LCM for 9 and 6 is 18.

step 3 To have the common denominator, multiply the LCM with both numerator & denominator

=(7 x 18)/(9 x 18)-(11 x 18)/(6 x 18)

=14/18-33/18

=(14 - 33)/18

step 4 Find difference between numerators and rewrite it in a single form.

=-19/18

7/9-11/6=-19/18

By using LCM method, **-19/18** is the equivalent fraction by subtracting 11/6 from 7/9.

__Problem & Workout - Cross Multiplication Method__

step 1 Address formula, input parameters & values.

Input parameters & values:

7/9 & 11/6

7/9 - 11/6 = ?

step 2 Cross multiply both numerator & denominator, multiply both denominators and rewrite as below

= (7 x 6) - (11 x 9)/(9 x 6)

step 3 Simplify & rewrite the fraction

= (42 - 99)/54

= -57/54

= -19/18

7/9-11/6 = -19/18

By using cross multiplication method, **-19/18** is the difference between two fractions 7/9 and 11/6.