Sunday
April 19, 2015

Homework Help: math ( subtracting fractions)

Posted by Sophia on Wednesday, January 31, 2007 at 4:29pm.

12 1/4- 4 1/8

When you add or subtract fractions, you have to have the same denominator. In this problem you have to change 1/4 to 2/8. Then subtract the fraction and then subtract the whole number. Please post your answer and we'll be glad to check it.

Answer this Question

First Name:
School Subject:
Answer:

Related Questions

basic math - In my book A bread piece calls for 3 1/4 cups of flour if you only ...
math - i m always having a problem in math. i can't do fraction easilly. im ...
Math - Shelly and Marcom are selling popcorn for their music club. Each of them ...
subtracting fractions - 4/5-2/3=? Find the least common denominator of 5 and 3 ...
math 116 - Is it always necessary to have a common denominator to add and ...
Math - Everett is reading a book for his language arts class. He read 1/3 of the...
math - I forgot how to add and subtract mixed # fractions. How do you do it? ex...
Math - ummm what are some tips withh adding and subtracting fraction ? .... and ...
math/algebra - Subtract: express your answer in simplest form. 2/5 - y/y-2 ...
math - i need some to explain how to turn 1.05 into a fraction Do you know how ...

Members