SSAT Middle Level Math : How to add fractions

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Example Questions

Example Question #32 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation:

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Explanation:

When adding fractions that have the same denominator, only the numerators are added together. Add the numerators and keep the denominators:

This fraction can be reduced by dividing both the numerator and denominator by a common factor.

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Example Question #33 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation:

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Explanation:

When adding fractions that have the same denominator, only the numerators are added together. Add the numerators and keep the denominators:

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Example Question #34 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation:

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

When adding fractions that have the same denominator, add the numerators only. To solve add the numerators and keep the denominators the same:

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Example Question #35 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation:

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

When adding fractions that have the same denominator, only the top numbers are summed. Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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Example Question #36 : How To Add Fractions

Solve the equation:

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

When adding fractions that have the same denominator, only the top numbers are summed. Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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Example Question #331 : Fractions

Add: 

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

Add the numerators and keep the denominators the same:

Reduce the fraction: 

Example Question #332 : Fractions

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Explanation:

Add the numerators:

 

Example Question #333 : Fractions

Add:

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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Example Question #334 : Fractions

Add: 

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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Example Question #335 : Fractions

Add:

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Correct answer:

Explanation:

Add the numerators and leave the denominators the same:

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