## Subtracting Fractions:

Same Denominator

Subtract pairs of fractions with the same denominator; No simplifying; Vertical problems. (example: 3/5 - 1/5 = 2/5)

3rd through 5th Grades

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Subtract fractions with the same denominator; Requires simplifying; Vertical problems. (example: 7/9 - 1/9 = 2/3)

3rd through 5th Grades

This page has twelve subtraction problems. Problems have like denominators (example: 4/5 - 2/5)

3rd Grade

The polygons at the top of the page have fractions written in them. Subtract pairs of shapes. For example: Subtract the number in the octagon from the number in the hexagon.

3rd through 5th Grades

Subtract the fractions with like denominators; Horizontal problems. (example: 2/3 - 1/3 = 1/3)

3rd through 5th Grades

Practice subtracting fractions with the same denominators using this variety worksheet.

3rd and 4th Grades

This set has 30 task cards for teaching kids about subtracting fractions with like denominators. Use these cards for small group instruction, peer practice sessions, on your document reader, or as exit slips.

3rd through 5th Grades

## Subtracting Fractions:

Different Denominators

Worksheet for subtracting fractions with unlike denominators; Only one denominator needs to be changed; Vertical problems; Requires simplifying. (example: 2/3 - 1/6 = 1/2)

4th through 6th Grades

Subtract fractions with unlike denominators. (example: 2/6 - 1/3)

4th through 6th Grades

This page contains a dozen horizontal problems. Find differences between pairs of fractions with unlike denominators and simplify. (example: 4/5 - 2/3)

4th and 5th Grades

Subtract numbers shown in various polygons. For example: Subtract the fraction in the pentagon from the fraction in the hexagon.

4th through 6th Grades

Choose a fraction from each circle shown at the top of the page. Then subtract.

4th through 6th Grades

This worksheet features both addition __and__ subtraction problems. All problems are horizontal and have unlike denominators.

4th and 5th Grades

Use this worksheet to practice different ways of subtracting fractions with different denominators.

3rd and 4th Grades

Use these task cards to solve fraction subtraction problems with unlike denominators.

4th through 6th Grades