# Subtracting fractions with like denominators

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**Subtracting Fractions With Small Numbers**

Subtract. Then, simplify when possible.**Word Problems: Subtracting Fractions**

Marry is swimming 200m of freestyle at a competition. She still has $\frac{7}{10}$ of the race to go. If she swims $\frac{2}{10}$ more of the race, will she be halfway through? Show your work.- Teresa and Maggie buy a bag of chips at the store. Teresa eats $\frac{2}{9}$ of the bag and Maggie eats $\frac{5}{9}$ of the bag. How much of the bag is left?
**Subtracting Fractions With Large Numbers**

Subtract. Then, simplify when possible.