ISEE Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

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Example Question #332 : Fractions

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Example Question #333 : Fractions

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Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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Example Question #334 : Fractions

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Example Question #335 : Fractions

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Example Question #336 : Fractions

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Example Question #337 : Fractions

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Example Question #338 : Fractions

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Example Question #339 : Fractions

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Example Question #340 : Fractions

Which of the following is the sum of sixty-seven tenths, sixty-seven hundredths, and sixty-seven ten-thousandths?

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Sixty-seven tenths, sixty-seven hundredths, and sixty-seven ten-thousandths can be rewritten as 6.7, 0.67, and 0.0067, respectively. Add, appending zeroes at the end of each number as needed:

Example Question #41 : How To Add Fractions

Which of the following is the sum of two fifths, one fourth, and three tenths?

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We must express the three fractions as their equivalents with a common denominator. Since , we rewrite each fraction in terms of twentieths, then add as follows:

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