# ISEE Middle Level Quantitative : How to subtract fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #71 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Molly grew  of an inch, and her brother, Andrew, grew  of an inch. How much more did Andrew grow than Molly?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #72 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Hannah grew  of an inch, and her brother, Joe, grew  of an inch. How much more did Joe grow than Hannah?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #73 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Alison grew  of an inch, and her brother, Matthew, grew  of an inch. How much more did Matthew grow than Alison?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #271 : Build Fractions From Unit Fractions

This year, Tiffany grew  of an inch, and her brother, Stuart, grew  of an inch. How much more did Stuart grow than Tiffany?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #81 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Shelly grew  of an inch, and her brother, Drew, grew  of an inch. How much more did Drew grow than Sally?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #82 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Sally grew  of an inch, and her brother, Drew, grew  of an inch. How much more did Drew grow than Sally?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #83 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Kara grew  of an inch, and her brother, Eric, grew  of an inch. How much more did Eric grow than Kara?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #84 : How To Subtract Fractions

This year, Lauren grew  of an inch, and her brother, Justin, grew  of an inch. How much more did Justin grow than Lauren?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they've grown.

### Example Question #85 : How To Subtract Fractions

Alison ordered a pizza and ate  of the pizza. David ate  of the pizza. How much more did David eat than Alison?

Explanation:

The phrase, "how much more" tells as that we want to find the difference in how much they ate.

### Example Question #86 : How To Subtract Fractions

Emily ordered a pizza and ate  of the pizza. Kate ate  of the pizza. How much more did Kate eat than Emily?