**Example 1:** Find the proper fraction subtraction of 3/5 - 2/5.

**Solution:** Both fractions have like denominators. i.e 5

Subtract both fractions i.e 3/5 - 2/5 = 1/5

Proper fraction subtraction of

** 3/5 - 2/5 ** = 1/5.

**Example 2:** Find the proper fraction subtraction of 7/12 - 2/16.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 28/48 and 6/48

Subtract both fractions i.e 28/48 - 6/48 = 11/24

Proper fraction subtraction of

** 7/12 - 2/16 ** = 11/24.

**Example 3:** Find the proper fraction subtraction of 9/11 - 3/4.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 36/44 and 33/44

Subtract both fractions i.e 36/44 - 33/44 = 3/44

Proper fraction subtraction of

** 9/11 - 3/4 ** = 3/44.

**Example 4:** Find the proper fraction subtraction of 7/8 - 3/8.

**Solution:** Both fractions have like denominators. i.e 8

Subtract both fractions i.e 7/8 - 3/8 = 1/2

Proper fraction subtraction of

** 7/8 - 3/8 ** = 1/2.

**Example 5:** Find the proper fraction subtraction of 6/2 - 3/5.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 30/10 and 6/10

Subtract both fractions i.e 30/10 - 6/10 = 12/5

Proper fraction subtraction of

** 6/2 - 3/5 ** = 12/5.