Author : Abbey Halliday.

Published : Wed, Jul 11 2018 :12 PM.

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Category : *Math Worksheets*.

Topic : **Math lesson sheets**.

In the simplest cases, the two fractions will already have a common denominator. In this case, add the numerators and then reduce the resulting fraction.

If the two values being subtracted are mixed fractions, it is often easier to turn them into improper fractions to perform the subtraction. This avoids any kind regrouping or borrowing from the minuend fraction if the numerator in the subtrahend is larger.