# Common Core: 5th Grade Math : Add Fractions with Unlike Denominators

## Example Questions

### Example Question #1 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

### Example Question #2 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

### Example Question #3054 : Isee Lower Level (Grades 5 6) Quantitative Reasoning

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

### Example Question #1201 : Numbers And Operations

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

### Example Question #1 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

because  can go into  one time, with one left over.

### Example Question #1 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

because  and go into  one time with four left over.  can be reduced to  by dividing the numerator and the denominator by

### Example Question #3 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Solve the following:

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

### Example Question #4 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Solve:

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

because  can go into  one time with  left over.

### Example Question #5 : Add And Subtract Fractions With Unlike Denominators: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.A.1

Solve:

Explanation:

In order to solve this problem, we first have to find common denominators.

Now that we have common denominators, we can add the fractions. Remember, when we add and subtract fractions, we only add or subtract the numerator.

Solve: