## February 1 2008 Math Newsletter

Hello,

Here are the latest articles.

1. Subtracting Like and Unlike Denominators

Do unlike denominators disturb you? Go to a quiet place, and letâ€™s examine the situation.

http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art48119.asp

2. Fractions - Subtracting Mixed Numbers

Do you wonder how to subtract mixed numbers? Do you know how to handle unlike denominators or how to regroup or to borrow with mixed numbers? Take a deep breath and let us take it one step at a time. Click and begin.

http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art29634.asp

Note: This title may sound familiar but the content is different. I split the original article into 2 articles. This article covers more detail about subtracting mixed numbers. Another article covers converting improper fractions into mixed numbers and vice versa. You can read it at http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art13336.asp

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I've started the new year with a bang. I've practically painted my entire house, and I cut my hair. Yes, it's short! So far, it's easier to manage. Next, I'll continue to "subtract" clutter room by room. Have you made any changes for the new year?

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