 # Subtracting Fractions Calculator

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Subtracting Fractions Calculator is a free online tool that displays the difference of two fractions. BYJU’S online subtracting fractions calculator tool makes the calculation faster and it displays the difference in a fraction of seconds.

## How to Use the Subtracting Fractions Calculator?

The procedure to use the subtracting fractions calculator is as follows:

Step 1: Enter the fractions in the respective input field

Step 2: Now click the button “Subtract” to get the difference

Step 3: Finally, the subtraction of two fractions will be displayed in the output field

### What is Meant by the Subtracting Fractions?

In mathematics, the fraction is a value which defines the parts of the whole. While subtracting the fractions, the fraction type should be noted whether it is a like fraction or unlike fractions. The fraction with the same denominators is called the like fraction, and the fraction with different denominators is called, unlike fractions. In the case of like fraction, the numerator value can be directly subtracted. If the denominators are the unlike fractions, follow the below steps to subtract the fractions.

• Take the LCM of the denominator
• Now change the denominator value to the LCM value by multiplying the numerator and denominator value by the same number
• Finally, subtract the fraction values