# SSAT Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

## Example Questions

### Example Question #121 : Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator; then, reduce: Answer: ### Example Question #41 : How To Add Fractions

Solve:      Explanation:

The least common denominator of and is .   ### Example Question #42 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #43 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #44 : How To Add 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 #45 : How To Add Fractions

Add:       Explanation:

To solve, add the numerators and leave the denominators the same: Answer: ### Example Question #46 : How To Add Fractions

Add:       Explanation:

To solve, add the numerators and leave the denominators the same: Answer: ### Example Question #47 : How To Add Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #221 : Fractions      Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominator the same: Answer: ### Example Question #49 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation.        Answer:  