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

Q: How do you subtract mixed numbers with regrouping?

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subtract a mixed fractor for a fifth grader

To combine the fractions or subtract the fractions. Same method with mixed numbers.

202-101=101

You do by subtracting one from the previous number and adding 10 to the top number of the digits you are regrouping. Subtract those two digits and you should get your answer.

Convert them to improper fractions and proceed.

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subtract a mixed fractor for a fifth grader

change the mixed # into a fraction

7 7/12 plus 3 8/9

You can always do that.

To combine the fractions or subtract the fractions. Same method with mixed numbers.

We look at the signs of numbers when we need to combine them. We subtract only if numbers have different signs, otherwise we add them. So that, if we have in an expression several positive and negative numbers, we prefer to group numbers with the same sign and add them in order to subtract just once. While with fractions we like to group fractions with the same denominator first, and after that we can combine all fractions by finding their LCD.

202-101=101

Make it into an both numbers an improper fraction and then do the opperation.

when people subtract and when there done turn it in to a mixed number.

Make them into improper fractions, find the least common denominator, convert them, subtract, reduce if possible.

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they must have a common denominator