# 8/12 minus 9/12 as a fraction 8/12 - 9/12 as a fraction provides the detailed information about what is 8/12 minus 9/12 in fraction and decimal form, and the answer with steps to understand how it is being calculated by using different methods.

8/12-9/12 equals to
8/12 - 9/12 = (?)
8/12 - 9/12 = (8 - 9)/12
= -1/12
8/12 - 9/12 = -1/12
8/12 minus 9/12 is equal to -1/12

where
8/12 is a fraction as a minuend,
9/12 is a fraction as a subtrahend,
-1/12 is the difference between 8/12 and 9/12.

8/12 minus 9/12 as a decimal
8/12 - 9/12 = -1/12
-1/12 = -0.0833
8/12-9/12 as a decimal is -0.0833
where
-0.0833 is the difference between 8/12 and 9/12.

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## How-to: 8/12 - 9/12 = ?

The below workout with step by step calculation shows how to find what is 8/12 minus 9/12 in simplest form

Problem and Workout:
What is 8/12 minus 9/12 as a fraction?
step 1 Observe the input parameters and what to be found:
Input:
Fraction A: 8/12
Fraction B: 9/12

What to be found?
8/12-9/12 = ?
Find what's the difference of 8/12 and 9/12.

step 2 Compare the denominators of fractions 8/12 and 9/12 to identify whether it is a like or unlike fraction subtraction. Since the denominators of given fractions 8/12 and 9/12 are equal to each other, it is said to be like fractions subtraction.

step 3 For like fractions subtraction, write the fractions 8/12 and 9/12 in subtraction expression form like the below:
Difference = 8/12 - 9/12

step 4Take the common value 1/12 out from the expression and rewrite the expression like the below:
= 1/12 x (8 /1 - 9 /1)
= 1/12 x (8 - 9)

step 5Simplify the above expression further:
= 1/12 x -1
= -1/12
8/12 - 9/12 = -1/12

Hence,
8/12 minus 9/12 equals to -1/12 