# Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions

Maths

## example

Unlike fractions are the fractions which do not have same denominator i.e. they have different denominator.
Eg:-  and
Let's see how to add these two :
i.e.
Since, the denominators are not same. Cross multiply the numbers as shown
i.e.

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## example

### Subtraction of unlike fractions

Take two unlike fractions and
Let's see how to subtract the above two unlike fractions
i.e.

....... Cross multiplying the numbers