what is 17 3/4 minus 4 1/2​
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1/2 is the same as 2/4. First we subtract the whole numbers: 17-4=13.

Now subtract the fractions:  ¾-²⁄₄=¼.

Now do the mixed number: 13¼.
answered Jan 11 by Rod Top Rated User (545,820 points)

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