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

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

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

Find a common denominator of the fraction parts (the least common denominator is the popular choice). If the fraction part of the subtrahend is bigger than that of the minuend, you need to subtract 1 from the integer (whole number) part of the minuend and add it (as a fraction) to the fraction part. For example, 5 3/7 becomes 4 10/7. Then you can subtract the fraction parts by subtracting the numerators, and subtract the integer parts, provided the integer part of the minuend is greater than or equal to that in the subtrahend. If not, reverse the roles of the minuend and subtrahend and use the above method to subtract, then make the sign of the difference negative.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

A negative.

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

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.

Find a common denominator of the fraction parts (the least common denominator is the popular choice). If the fraction part of the subtrahend is bigger than that of the minuend, you need to subtract 1 from the integer (whole number) part of the minuend and add it (as a fraction) to the fraction part. For example, 5 3/7 becomes 4 10/7. Then you can subtract the fraction parts by subtracting the numerators, and subtract the integer parts, provided the integer part of the minuend is greater than or equal to that in the subtrahend. If not, reverse the roles of the minuend and subtrahend and use the above method to subtract, then make the sign of the difference negative.

yes it is a negative fraction