# Use Our Quick Online Fraction Calculator to Check Your Work

## Understand how you got the answer.

The easiest way to work with math fractions is to use our fractions calculator. It’s a great help to validate your own calculations. However, using our online fraction calculator will ONLY verify the correct answer.

Keep in mind … your ultimate goal is to understand **HOW** to calculate the results in the first place!

## Fraction Calculator Instructions

**Solve fraction problems, including improper fractions, mixed numbers and whole numbers.
**All answers are given in the reduced form.

- Enter each fraction in the fields provided (formatted like 1/3, 2 7/8, or 7/5)
- Select the operation you wish to perform (i.e. Add, Subtract, Multiple, or Divide)
- Finally, click on the “Calculate” button to see the result

## Tips

**For mixed numbers, be sure to leave a space between the whole number and the fractional part (i.e. 2 1/4 or 7 1/8, etc.)**

**NOTE:** Do not put minus signs in this calculator.** **When multiplying or dividing with a minus sign in front of a fraction, enter each fraction without the minus sign, calculate, then apply the following rules:

- If there are an
**even**number of minus signs in a fraction or problem, the value of the resulting fraction is**positive**. - If there are an
**odd**number of minus signs in a fraction or problem, the value of the resulting fraction is**negative**.

## Want to add more than two fractions?

Try our new **Adding Fractions Calculator **for adding up to 5 fractions, whole numbers, mixed numbers or improper fractions with the same or different denominators.