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Q: How do you subtract whole numbersfrom fractions?

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Simplify them.

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you take away one of the whole number=then you add or subtract your fractions=

Turn the proper fraction into an improper fraction.

add? dont you mean subtract?

Make the fractions equivalent then subtract

it stay the same when you subtract fractions and when you add fractions.

multiply the fractions until they have common denominators and then subtract them

turn the whole number into an inproper fraction by doing this: multiply it by the denominator of the fraction.that answer is your numerator make the fractions denominator the whole number's denominator.then subtract just the numerators.you should have an improper fraction as your final answer, so turn that into a mixed number.

The same way you would add or subtract whole numbers, leaving the denominators alone.

Subtracting a mixed number is just subtracting fractions but with a whole number by a fraction. To subtract tun the mixed numbers into improper fractions and find the common denominator. Then you subtract the numerators.

To subtract fractions with like denominators, subtract the numerators , and write the difference over the denominator. Example : Find 45−25 . Since the denominators are the same, subtract the numerators.

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