Mixed NumbersA self marking quiz requiring application of the four operations applied to mixed numbers 
This is level 2; Subtraction of mixed numbers. Give your answer as a mixed number with the fraction part in its lowest terms.
This is Mixed Numbers level 2. You can also try:
Level 1
Level 3
Level 4
Level 5
Or try one of the other fraction activities:
Fraction Activities
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Level 1  Addition of mixed numbers.
Level 2  Subtraction of mixed numbers.
Level 3  Multiplication of mixed numbers.
Level 4  Division of mixed numbers.
Level 5  A variety mixed number questions with words and diagrams!
Exam Style questions are in the style of GCSE or IB/Alevel exam paper questions and worked solutions are available for Transum subscribers.
This video from Corbettmaths explains how to convert a mixed number into an improper fraction. For further help with fractions see the resources on the Fractions page.
You may also want to use a calculator to check your working. See Calculator Workout skill 10.
Don't wait until you have finished the exercise before you click on the 'Check' button. Click it often as you work through the questions to see if you are answering them correctly.
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