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

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How do you subtract a bigger number from a smaller one?

if you want to subtract a bigger number from a smaller one, first subtract smaller number from bigger one add negative sign in front of answer you got


How can you tell if a fraction is bigger or smaller?

The bigger the denominator(lowest) the smaller the fraction


How do you subtract a bigger decimal from a smaller decimal?

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How do you subtract bigger fractions from smaller fractions?

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Is an fraction bigger than mixed number?

You can make a fraction that is bigger, or smaller, than a mixed number.


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If you want to subtract a smaller number from a bigger number then just subtract. For example: 14 - 12 = 2 and etc. (more but it is going to be too long) 15 - 13 = 2 16 - 14 = 2


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You can subtract the second from the first and get a positive answer. So the first is bigger.


Is 1 sixth bigger or smaller than 1 eighth?

Bigger - the higher the denominator of a fraction, the smaller the 'piece'


Is 1.3 greater than 1.03?

Subtract them to find out. 1.3 is bigger because the 3 in 1.03 is in the hundredths place which is smaller than 1.3


How do you work out the differences in between numbers?

Subtract the smaller number from the bigger number.


Why cant you compare the denominator but you can compare the numerator?

You can compare the denominators.If the numerators are the same, the fraction with the bigger denominator has the smaller value.You can compare the denominators.If the numerators are the same, the fraction with the bigger denominator has the smaller value.You can compare the denominators.If the numerators are the same, the fraction with the bigger denominator has the smaller value.You can compare the denominators.If the numerators are the same, the fraction with the bigger denominator has the smaller value.


What happends when a numarator in a fraction gets bigger?

When the numerator gets bigger, the fraction gets bigger; that is, it has a greater value The opposite is true if the denominator gets bigger; in this case the the fraction gets smaller; that is, it has a lesser value


What is a fraction called when a bigger number is over a smaller number?

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What number is bigger then 50 but smaller then 100 but that is a prime nunber that if you subtract them the answer will be 4?

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When the numerators are the same, the bigger denominator gives the smaller fraction and the smaller denominator the bigger fraction. So 3 < 4 means that 1/3 > 1/4


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