24-16

Factor 2 out of 2.

2(1)4-16

Cancel the common factors.

Factor 2 out of 4.

2⋅12⋅2-16

Cancel the common factor.

2⋅12⋅2-16

Rewrite the expression.

12-16

12-16

12-16

To write 12 as a fraction with a common denominator, multiply by 33.

12⋅33-16

Multiply 12 and 33.

32⋅3-16

Multiply 2 by 3.

36-16

36-16

Combine the numerators over the common denominator.

3-16

Subtract 1 from 3.

26

Factor 2 out of 2.

2(1)6

Cancel the common factors.

Factor 2 out of 6.

2⋅12⋅3

Cancel the common factor.

2⋅12⋅3

Rewrite the expression.

13

13

13

The result can be shown in multiple forms.

Exact Form:

13

Decimal Form:

0.3‾

Evaluate 2/4-1/6