6 - 2 + 3/4 = 19/4 = 4 3/4 = 4.75; Result written as: an improper fraction, a mixed number (also called a mixed fraction) and a decimal number. Ordinary (simple, common) math fractions subtracted, subtraction results explained below

Executed (ordinary fractions) operation:
6 - 2 + 3/4

Reduce (simplify) fractions to their lowest terms equivalents:

Fraction: 3/4 already reduced to lowest terms, numerator and denominator have no common prime factors, their prime factorization:
3 is a prime number and 4 = 22;

Rewrite equivalent simplified operation:

6 - 2 + 3/4 =
4 + 3/4

Rewrite result:

4 + 3/4 = 4 3/4 as a mixed number (also called a mixed fraction).
Rewrite the mixed number (also called a mixed fraction) as an improper fraction:
4 + 3/4 = (4 * 4)/4 + 3/4 = (4 * 4 + 3)/4 = 19/4 as an improper fraction.


4 + 3 ÷ 4 = 4.75 as a decimal number.

Final answer:
:: written in three ways ::

As an improper fraction:
6 - 2 + 3/4 = 19/4

As a mixed number (also called a mixed fraction):
6 - 2 + 3/4 = 4 3/4

As a decimal number:
6 - 2 + 3/4 = 4.75

Writing numbers: point '.' used as a decimal mark;

Symbols: / fraction line; ÷ divide; * multiply; + plus; - minus; = equal;

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