# Worksheet: Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators

In this worksheet, we will practice subtracting two proper fractions with different denominators by finding common denominators and writing the answer in simplest form.

**Q4: **

Chloe walks h to work on Route A and h back to her house on Route B every day. Which route does she spend more time on and by how much?

- ARoute B, h
- BRoute B, h
- CRoute A, h
- DRoute A, h
- ERoute A, h

**Q5: **

Evaluate , given that and .

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q6: **

Evaluate given and . Give the answer in its simplest form.

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Q7: **

Calculate giving the answer in its simplest form.

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q8: **

Use the order of operations to evaluate , expressing the answer in its simplest form.

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q9: **

A supermarket is of a mile from Charlotte’s house and of a mile from Sophia’s house. How much farther is the supermarket from Sophia’s house than it is from Charlotte’s house?

- A mi
- B mi
- C mi
- D mi
- E mi

**Q10: **

A baby’s bottle can hold of a cup of milk. In order to feed her baby, the mother filled the bottle to the top with of a cup of milk. Determine how much milk was already inside the bottle.

- A c
- B c
- C c
- D c
- E c

**Q11: **

Mason lives mi from the school, and Ethan lives mi from it. Who lives closer to the school and by how much?

- AEthan, mi
- BMason, mi
- CMason, mi
- DEthan, mi
- EMason, mi

**Q12: **

Which of the following is a subtraction sentence representing the given figure?

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E

**Q13: **

Evaluate giving the answer in its simplest form.

- A
- B
- C
- D
- E1

**Q14: **

Chloe drank fluid ounces of water on Monday, on Tuesday, and on Friday. How much more water did Chloe drink on Monday and Tuesday than on Friday?

- A fl oz
- B fl oz
- C fl oz
- D fl oz
- E fl oz

**Q15: **

Liam and Elizabeth both started cycling along a track in the same direction. Liam cycled of a mile and then stopped. Elizabeth cycled of a mile and then turned around and cycled back along the path for of a mile. Who is farther from the starting point? What is the distance between them?

- AElizabeth, mi
- BLiam, mi
- CLiam, mi
- DLiam, mi
- EElizabeth, mi

**Q16: **

Evaluate giving the answer in its simplest form.

- A
- B1
- C
- D
- E

**Q17: **

Scarlett, Victoria, and Daniel agreed to meet at the park. Scarlett walked mi, Victoria walked mi, and Daniel walked mi. Who was the farthest away and by how much?

- ADaniel, mi
- BScarlett, mi
- CScarlett, mi
- DVictoria, mi
- EVictoria, mi

**Q18: **

Subtract from 5.

- A
- B
- C5
- D
- E

**Q19: **

If Daniel had 9 LE and bought a ruler for , how much money does he have left?

- A
- B
- C
- D