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.
Subtracting a negative fraction is the same as adding its positive equivalent.
It can be a negative or positive fraction, a negative or positive integer, or zero.
It will be either a mixed fraction or a proper fraction, positive or negative.
(-1/2) - (1/4) = -3/4 Done!
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.
No. (-1/3) - (-2/3) = + 1/3
Change the whole number into an improper fraction with the same denominator as the fraction and then subtract accordingly
yes it is a negative fraction
You just go ahead. You will end up with a negative answer.
If the numerator is negative and the denominator is positive then the fraction will be negative. If the numerator is negative and the denominator is negative too then the fraction will be positive.
always a negative number. just think about going backwards on a number line.
If you subtract positive twenty-seven from negative sixty-nine, you would get negative forty-two. You simply subtract the 27 from the 69 but leave the negative sign.
To subtract a negative number is equivalent to adding a positive number. Two negatives multiplied make a positive.
The recommended method in schools is to write the whole number as a rational fraction with denominator 1, and then proceed as you would for subtracting one fraction from another fraction.
You can subtract the bigger fraction by the smaller fraction and then put a minus sign in front of the answer.
When you subtract it from a bigger exponent of another number by dividing two numbers with exponents.
It is another fraction, as well as its negative value.
If you subtract a positive from a negative, you will get a negative.
If you subtract a negative number from another number, you always get a bigger number. That is because minus a minus is a plus So you could subtract any negative number from 10 and answer is bigger than 10.
The fraction becomes less negative. It remains a negative fraction but moves nearer to 0.