# SSAT Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #210 : Fractions

Evaluate:

Explanation:

Rewrite each as an improper fraction, then as a fraction in terms of the least common denominator, which is :

Rewrite the expression, evaluate it, and rewrite the result as a mixed number:

### Example Question #411 : Concepts

Find the sum:

Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators:

### Example Question #411 : Concepts

Find the sum:

Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators:

### Example Question #413 : Concepts

Find the sum:

Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators:

### Example Question #414 : Concepts

Solve:

Explanation:

Find the least common denominator between  and . In this case, it is .

### Example Question #311 : Fractions

Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator:

### Example Question #312 : Fractions

Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator:

### Example Question #313 : Fractions

Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same:

### Example Question #314 : Fractions

Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same. Then, simplify: