Subtracting Fractions

Subtracting Fractions with the Same Denominator

Subtract the numerators and maintain the denominator.

Subtracting Fractions with the Same Denominator

Subtracting Fractions with a Different Denominator

First, reduce the denominators to a common denominator, then subtract the numerators of the equivalent fractions.

Subtracting Fractions with a Different Denominator