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when 5/8x + 1 1/3 is subtracted from 1 1/4x - 5 1/6 the result is?

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(1 1/4 x - 5 1/6) - (5/8 x + 1 1/3)
in better form

((5/4)x + 31/6 - ((5/8)x + 4/3)
= (10/8)x - (5/8)x + 31/6 - 8/6
= (5/8)x + 23/6

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