**In this module, you can ****how learn how to subtract one mixed number from another. **

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You can change the number 3 into a fraction by putting it over 1. For example, you can change 3 into 3/1, and you can change -2 into -2/1.

**Practice and study**

- Study adding and subtracting mixed numbersRead about adding and subtracting mixed numbers at mathsisfun.com. After reading several examples, you can test your understanding with a short quiz.
- Download a worksheet for adding mixed numbersDesign and print your own worksheet for adding mixed numbers at math-aids.com.
- Download a worksheet for subtracting mixed numbersDesign and print your own worksheet of mixed number subtraction problems at math-aids.com.
- Quiz yourself on mixed number addition and subtractionIn this quiz, you must reduce a fraction to lowest terms to get the answer right. For example, 1/2 and 2/4 are equivalent fractions, but only 1/2 would be considered correct in this quiz.
- Quiz yourself on mixed number subtraction (more complicated)Try this self-check quiz of more complicated problems involving subtracting mixed numbers.

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