Posted by **jasmine20** on Saturday, December 16, 2006 at 5:33pm.

how do you solve this problem

3 and 1/3 subtracted by 1 and 2/3?

Change the mixed number back to fractions with a common denominator. That would give you 5/3 subtracted from 10/3. How many thirds are left?

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