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# Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators (Grade 4)

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## Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators

1.
Find the difference. $5/6 - 2/6 =$
1. $1/4$
2. $1 1/6$
3. $7/12$
4. $1/2$
2.
It takes Anya $3/5$hour to complete her language arts homework and $4/5$ hour to complete her mathematics homework. Which takes longer? How much longer?
1. mathematics; $1 2/5$ hours
2. language arts; $1 2/5$ hours
3. mathematics, $1/5$ hour
4. language arts; $1/5$ hour
3.
Abdul painted 1/8 of a fence in the morning and 4/8 of the fence in the afternoon. How much of the fence still needs to be painted?
1. 1/8
2. 3/8
3. 5/8
4. 7/8
4.
Aliyah's mom had a bunch of bananas. Aliyah ate 2/5 of the bananas and Keshona ate 3/5 of the bananas. Which fraction describes how much more of the bananas Keshona ate than Aliyah?
1. 1/5
2. 2/5
3. 3/5
4. 5/5
5.
A baseball team had 7/8 gallon of sports drink at the beginning of a game. They drank 5/8 gallon after the first 3 innings. How much sports drink does the team have left?
1. 0 gallon
2. 1/8 gallon
3. 1/4 gallon
4. 1/2 gallon
6.
Madison is making a bow. She has $90/100$ meter of yarn. She ends up using $50/100$ meter of the yarn to make her bow. How much yarn does Madison have left?
1. $40/100$ meter
2. $60/100$ meter
3. $50/100$ meter
4. $30/100$ meter
7.
Tracy and Luis went on a hiking trip over the weekend to Mt. Shasta. On Saturday they hiked$9/12$ mile. On Sunday they hiked$4/12$ mile. Which is the difference between the distances, in miles, Tracy and Luis hiked on Saturday and Sunday?
1. $13/12$
2. $7/12$
3. $5/12$
4. $5/24$
8.
Sean lives $9/10$ of a mile from school. He has jogged $4/10$ mile from home toward school. How much farther does he have to jog?

9.
In a pond, 1/8 of the animals are amphibians, 1/8 are mammals, 2/8 are fish, and 3/8 are insects. The remaining animals are reptiles. Write a subtraction equation that shows the fraction of animals in the pond that are reptiles.

10.
Write a word problem for the fraction model equation shown below.
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