# What is 2/5 - 4/5? getcalc.com's two fractions subtraction calculator is an online basic math function tool to find what's the equivalent fraction for difference between two fractional numbers with same or equal denominators 2/5 and 4/5.

2/5 - 4/5 = -10/25 as simplified as -2/5 in fraction form

2/5 - 4/5 = -0.4 in decimal form
This calculator, formula, step by step calculation and associated information to find the difference between 2/5 and 4/5 may help students, teachers, parents or professionals to learn, teach, practice or verify such two fractions subtraction calculations efficiently.

## How to Find Equivalent Fraction for 2/5-4/5?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is the difference between two fractions by subtracting a fraction 4/5 from 2/5.

Problem and Workout for fractions with same or equal denominators
What is 2/5 minus 4/5 as a fraction?
step 1 Address formula, input values.
Input values :
2/5 & 4/5
find the fraction form :
2/5-4/5= ?

step 2 For same denominators, subtract the two numerators directly and rewrite as below
= 2/5 - 4/5
= (2 - 4)/5
2/5 - 4/5 = -2/5

-2/5 is the difference between 2/5 and 4/5. 