Subtraction of Proper Fractions (Olympic Games Themed) Worksheets

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Definition

Proper Fraction is a type of fraction whose numerator is always less than the denominator. 

Numerator < Denominator

Summary

SUBTRACTION OF PROPER FRACTIONS WITH THE SAME DENOMINATORS

STEP 1: Make sure that the denominators of both fractions are the same.
STEP 2: Subtract the numerators and copy the denominator.
STEP 3: Simplify the answer if necessary.

SUBTRACTION OF PROPER FRACTIONS WITH THE DIFFERENT DENOMINATORS

STEP 1: Check if the denominators of the fractions are different from one another.
STEP 2: Find the least common multiple (LCM) of the denominator.
STEP 3: Subtract the numerators and use the LCM as the denominator.
STEP 4: Simplify the fraction if necessary.

Subtraction of Proper Fractions (Olympic Games Themed) Worksheets

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