# SF3 Subtraction of Fractions (Mixed Fractions)

In SF2, we have learned how to subtract mixed fractions. In this video, we learn how to subtract mixed fractions or fractions that contain whole numbers. Watch the video above and after watching, answer the exercises below.

Practice Exercises

1.) $3 \frac{4}{5} - \frac{3}{5}$

2.) $5\frac{1}{2} - \frac{1}{3}$

3.) $8 - 7 \frac{2}{3}$

4.) $7 \frac{1}{6} - \frac{4}{5}$

5.) $9 \frac {5}{12} - 6 \frac{1}{4}$

Answers to Exercises

1.) $3 \frac{1}{5}$

2.) $5 \frac{1}{6}$

3.) $\frac{1}{3}$

4.) $6 \frac{11}{30}$

5.) $3 \frac{1}{6}$

In the next post, we are going to discuss some strategies to make subtraction easier.