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i think you just add it and put the negative sign in front of it

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Q: How do you subtract a negative fraction from another negative fraction?
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How do you subtract a negative fraction from a negative fraction?

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.

How do you subtract fractions with negative fractions?

Subtracting a negative fraction is the same as adding its positive equivalent.

When you subtract two fraction the answer is?

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

When you subtract a mixed number from a whole number what will the answer be?

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

Subtract a fraction from a negative fraction?

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

How do you subtract a whole number from a fraction?

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.

Is a negative fraction subtracted from another negative fraction always negative?

No. (-1/3) - (-2/3) = + 1/3

How to subtract a fraction from a whole number?

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

If there is a negative sign beside a fraction is the fraction negative?

yes it is a negative fraction

How do you subtract fractions when the in the second fraction is bigger than the numerator in the first?

You just go ahead. You will end up with a negative answer.

What is negative subtract a plus?

A negative.

Is A Fraction Negative if it has a negative numerator?

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.

When you subtract a negative number from another negative number do you get a positive or a negative number?

always a negative number. just think about going backwards on a number line.

What is the answer if you subtract positive twentyseven from negative sixtynine?

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.

Is a negative over a negative in a fraction the same as a negative fraction?


When you subtract a negative integer from another integer is the difference greater than or less than the original?

To subtract a negative number is equivalent to adding a positive number. Two negatives multiplied make a positive.

How do you subtract a whole number with a fraction from a whole number?

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.

How do you subtract a smaller fraction by a bigger fraction?

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

If you multiply a negative fraction with a positive fraction do you get a negative fraction?


When is the exponent negative?

When you subtract it from a bigger exponent of another number by dividing two numbers with exponents.

What is the square root of a fractions?

It is another fraction, as well as its negative value.

What does a negative subtract positive equal?

A negative

What is a negative subtracted by a positive?

If you subtract a positive from a negative, you will get a negative.

What could you subtract from the number 10 to get an answer that is bigger than 10?

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.

What happens to the fraction if the denominator of a negative fraction increases?

The fraction becomes less negative. It remains a negative fraction but moves nearer to 0.