9 3/4 inches 7 1/3 inches need help with this problem

c = 24 5/8 - 9 3/4 - 7 1/3 =

24 - 9 - 7 +5/8 - 3/4 - 8/3=

8 + 15 /24 -18 /24 -8 /24 =

8 - 11/24= 7 + 24/24 - 11/24 = 7 13/24

This is a hint how to handle addition of mixed numbers, you add integers together, and fractions together.