To solve this problem, we need to find the least common multiple to get at the common denominator. Can you help? We bet you can!
Practice adding fractions that have different denominators.
Convert 1/9 to 8/72. You may ask how you do it? I multiplied 8 to both the denominator and numerator. Convert 7/8 to 63/72 by multiplying by 9. It's the least ...
How to Add and Subtract Fractions When the Denominators are Different. This is a bit tricky, but you'll think it's easy once you get used to it! Let's try this: 1/2 + 1/3.
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Nov 3, 2014 ... Master this simple trick for adding fractions with different or unlike denominators.
There are 3 Simple Steps to add fractions: ... Add the top numbers and put the answer over the same denominator: ... Step 1: The bottom numbers are different.
In this lesson you will learn how to add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators.