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Q: HOw to subtract fraction?

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Change the whole number into an improper fraction with the same denominator as the fraction and then subtract accordingly

You can subtract the bigger fraction by the smaller fraction and then put a minus sign in front of the answer.

In the same way that you would answer a fraction subtract another fraction. The result could be either positive or negative, just as is the case with negative whole numbers.

By changing the mixed number into an improper fraction and ensuring that they both have the same denominators simply then subtract one improper fraction from the other improper fraction.

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Turn the proper fraction into an improper fraction.

You can either convert the decimal to a fraction and then subtract (3/4 - 0.5 = 3/4 - 2/4 = 1/4), OR you can convert the fraction to a decimal and then subtract (3/4 - 0.5 = 0.75 - 0.5 = 0.25).

If denominators (bottom numbers) are the same,subtract numerators (top numbers).If not you need to make the denominators the same and then subtract numerators.

Pie charts make nice fraction diagrams. Each fraction that you subtract is equivalent to taking out a slice of pie.

Just simply add/subtract the numerators then copy the denominator.

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It can be a negative or positive fraction, a negative or positive integer, or zero.

You have to get common denominators and then subtract the biggest numerator (top number) by the smallest, you may have to cnacel the fraction down to get the smallest possible fraction

(-1/2) - (1/4) = -3/4 Done!

8/20-15/20=7/20

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change the mixed # into a fraction

It will be either a mixed fraction or a proper fraction, positive or negative.

Subtract the fraction of students who did from 1.

You convert the mixed numeral into an improper fraction. Now subtract the improper fraction from the whole number by putting the whole number over 1.

First you would want to change the mixed number to an improper fraction. Then you can subtract

or else you cannot add or subtract them

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You need a common denominator; change the whole number into fraction form. If its a 1, and the fraction is 3/7 then you'd have to change the 1 to a 7/7 and then subtract that way. Although, you are likely to get a negative number.