Subtracting Fractions Calculator

Subtracting Fractions Calculator for math help.

You may be new to subtracting fractions, but this calculator can help with practicing concepts. There are a couple of examples of how to subtract fractions below the calculator and if you would like more, there are many examples included on our subtracting fractions examples page.


First Fraction



Second Fraction


How to Subtract Fractions?

Example: For subtracting the fractions 10/15 and 1/5, you must first modify the fractions so that the denominators are the same. For these two fractions, the result would be 10/15 and 3/15.
The second step is to subtract the numerators of the two fractions to find the numerator of the answer,
10 - 3 = 7.
The difference is 7/15

Help with Subtracting Fractions

Subtracting fractions can be difficult, at first. Luckily, there are many resources on the internet to help. There are videos like this one on subtracting fractions. There are online games, and there are tutors available to help. So keep working on it.