**In this module, you can ****study how to add and subtract fractions with like denominators, such as 3/4 - 1/4, and also with unlike denominators, such as 1/2 - 1/3. **

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- Study fraction subtractionRead about fraction subtraction at mathsisfun.com. This site also has a video demonstration of subtraction steps and a quiz at the end.

When you change a denominator (the bottom part) of a fraction, you must also change the numerator (the top part) to keep the fraction worth the same amount.

**Practice and study**

- Download a more complicated fraction subtraction worksheetCreate and download a set of subtraction problems using fractions with unlike denominators at math-aids.com.
- Quiz yourself on fraction subtractionTry this eight-question self-quiz on fraction subtraction. The last question is a mixed-number subtraction problem, so feel free to skip it. Be sure to reduce (or simplify) your answers.

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*adding fractions unlike denominators*

subtracting fractions unlike denominators* *

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