Date: May 14, 2023

# Subtracting Mixed Numbers Worksheet Test

## Part 1: Subtracting Proper Fractions

Problem Mixed Number 1 Mixed Number 2 = Answer
1 4 1/2 2 1/3
2 3 2/5 1 1/2
3 5 1/4 3 1/8
4 6 2/3 4 3/4
5 7 1/5 2 4/9

## Part 2: Subtracting Improper Fractions

Problem Mixed Number 1 Mixed Number 2 = Answer
6 3 7/8 2 3/4
7 2 5/6 1 2/3
8 5 3/4 2 5/6
9 6 5/8 3 2/3
10 7 1/3 4 1/5

## Part 3: Subtracting Mixed Fractions

Problem Mixed Number 1 Mixed Number 2 = Answer
11 2 3/4 1 1/3
12 4 2/5 2 1/2
13 3 5/8 1 3/8
14 5 4/5 2 2/3
15 6 1/2 3 3/4

## Part 4: Word Problems

1. A recipe calls for 4 1/2 cups of flour, but you only have 2 3/4 cups. How much more flour do you need?

2. A rectangular garden is 8 1/4 feet wide and 10 3/8 feet long. A walkway 2 1/2 feet wide is built around the garden. What is the area of the walkway?

3. A pizza has a diameter of 16 inches. If a slice of pizza is 2 3/4 inches wide, how many slices can you get out of the whole pizza?

4. A car travels 137 1/2 miles on 7 3/4 gallons of gas. How many miles per gallon does the car get?

5. You have a piece of wood that is 6 1/2 feet long. You need to cut three pieces that are each 1 3/4 feet long. How much wood will be left over?