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

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

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

Simple fraction subtraction of

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

**Example 2:** Find the simple fraction subtraction of 11/6 - 7/8.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 44/24 and 21/24

Subtract both fractions i.e 44/24 - 21/24 = 23/24

Simple fraction subtraction of

** 11/6 - 7/8 ** = 23/24.

**Example 3:** Find the simple fraction subtraction of 8/11 - 7/22.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 16/22 and 7/22

Subtract both fractions i.e 16/22 - 7/22 = 9/22

Simple fraction subtraction of

** 8/11 - 7/22 ** = 9/22.

**Example 4:** Find the simple fraction subtraction of 37/10 - 14/5.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 37/10 and 28/10

Subtract both fractions i.e 37/10 - 28/10 = 9/10

Simple fraction subtraction of

** 37/10 - 14/5 ** = 9/10.

**Example 5:** Find the simple fraction subtraction of 16/12 - 3/8.

**Solution:** Both fractions have unlike denominators, make the denominator same by finding LCM of denominators. i.e 32/24 and 9/24

Subtract both fractions i.e 32/24 - 9/24 = 23/24

Simple fraction subtraction of

** 16/12 - 3/8 ** = 23/24.