# What is 6/12 - 8/12?

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 same or equal denominators 6/12 and 8/12.

6/12 - 8/12 = -24/144 as simplified as -1/6 in fraction form

6/12 - 8/12 = -0.1667 in decimal form

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## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 6/12-8/12?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is the difference between two fractions by subtracting a fraction 8/12 from 6/12.

__Problem and Workout for fractions with same or equal denominators__

What is 6/12 minus 8/12 as a fraction?

step 1 Address *formula*, input values.

Input values :

6/12 & 8/12

find the fraction form :

6/12-8/12= ?

step 2 For same denominators, subtract the two numerators directly and rewrite as below

= 6/12 - 8/12

= (6 - 8)/12

= -2/12

= -1/6

6/12 - 8/12 = -1/6**-1/6** is the difference between 6/12 and 8/12.