# SSAT Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #316 : Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator; then, reduce: Answer: ### Example Question #317 : Fractions

Solve:      Explanation:

The least common denominator of and is .   ### Example Question #318 : Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #319 : Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #320 : Fractions       Explanation:

First, we need to find a common denominator. In this case, we can convert both denominators to . Now we can add the numerators. Both the numerator and denominator are divisible by , so we can simplify. ### Example Question #41 : How To Add Fractions

Add:       Explanation:

To solve, add the numerators and leave the denominators the same: Answer: ### Example Question #471 : Numbers And Operations

Add:       Explanation:

To solve, add the numerators and leave the denominators the same: Answer: ### Example Question #472 : Numbers And Operations      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #473 : Numbers And Operations      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #474 : Numbers And Operations

Solve the equation.        Answer:  