5 2/6 - 2 4/6

Hi Renee;

5 2/6 is also 5 1/3. Let's convert this from a mixed fraction into a fraction.

[(5)(3)]+1=16

This is 16/3

2 4/6 is also 2 2/3. Let's convert this from a mixed fraction into a fraction.

[(2)(3)]+2=8

This is 8/3

(16/3)-(8/3)

(16-8)/3=8/3 This is also 2 2/3.