Subtract Like Fractions
Add/Subtract Like Fractions: Learn
Fractions consist of two numbers. The top number is called the numerator. The bottom number is called the denominator.
numerator
denominator
If two fractions have the same denominator, you can simply add or subtract their numerators.
Keep the same common denominator.
Examples:
5
8

+ 
2
8

= 
7
8

and  
7
9

 
2
9

= 
5
9

Subtract Like Fractions: Practice
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