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Add 2 Fractions using easy method

Add 2 Fractions using easy method


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Subject MathFractions
Grade Level Grades 3-12
Standards Alignment
Common Core State Standards

About This Lesson

This is an easy way to add 2 fractions that have different denominators. It&#39;s best to use when the denominators do not have a common factor. It does not work with mixed numbers.<br />For more great math videos visit:<br />Aligned to Common Core State Standard: 5.NF.1


Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators (including mixed numbers) by replacing given fractions with equivalent fractions in such a way as to produce an equivalent sum or difference of fractions with like denominators.
1 Reviews
Interesting alternative to traditional algorithm for adding fractions with unlike denominators
June 19, 2013