# SSAT Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #31 : How To Add 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 #32 : How To Add Fractions

Find the sum:      Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators: ### Example Question #411 : Arithmetic

Find the sum:      Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators: ### Example Question #34 : How To Add Fractions

Find the sum:      Explanation:

Since the denominators of the two fractions are the same, we can simply add the numerators: ### Example Question #35 : How To Add Fractions

Solve:      Explanation:

Find the least common denominator between and . In this case, it is .   ### Example Question #36 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator: Answer: ### Example Question #37 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator: Answer: ### Example Question #38 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #39 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same. Then, simplify: Answer: ### Example Question #40 : How To Add Fractions       Answer:  