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### We found 435 resources with the concept adding fractions

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#### Fractions: Addition and Subtraction

Let the video take away any issues with adding and subtracting fractions. Scholars review how to add and subtract fractions by rewriting the fractions using a common denominator. They also see how adding and subtracting mixed numbers...

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#### Adding Fractions Same Denominator

Adding fractions with a common denominator is no more difficult than adding whole numbers. Individuals watch a short video that shows examples of how to add fractions. The fractions have common denominators, which makes combining them a...

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#### CK-12 Middle School Math Concepts - Grade 6

Twelve chapters cover a multitude of math concepts found in the Common Core standards for sixth grade. Each title provides a brief explanation of what you will find inside the chapter—concepts from which you can click on and learn more...

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#### Expression Evaluation with Different Denominators: Adding Mixed Fractions of Water

An interactive challenges mathematicians to add mixed fractions with unlike denominators. Five questions—fill-in-the-blank and multiple-choice—build from one to the next leading the way to an open discussion about denominators and...

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#### Sums of Fractions with Like Denominators: Cheesy Bread

Five questions make up an interactive all about adding fractions with like denominators. Mathematicians answer multiple-choice problems and an open-ended question using a fraction model that resembles sliced bread. The practice ends with...

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#### Addition of Fractions

Five word-problems challenge mathematicians to add fractions. Interactive fraction circles assist scholars in problem-solving. Question types include multiple-choice, true or false, and a discussion.

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#### Stuffed with Pizza

Eat up a resource on fractions. A comprehensive resource gives a variety of instructional tasks to teach about addition and subtraction of fractions and comparing fractions. As a culminating activity, scholars complete a performance task...

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#### Anita's Way to Add Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Could you develop your own way to add fractions with unlike denominators? An in-depth task has scholars examine a fictional conversation between several people in which they discuss a method of adding fractions with unlike denominators....

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#### Adding Fractions with Unlike Denominators

If the fractions don't have a common denominator, make them have one. Learners first read and analyze a conversation of pupils trying to add 2/5 and 1/2. They compare the process of adding fractions to the process of adding quantities...

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#### Common Denominator LCD

Do not use the easiest but the first. The video shows a method to find a common denominator by finding the least common denominator to add fractions. By listing the multiples of the denominators, learners easily identify the least common...

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#### Common Denominator ECD

Find the easiest common denominator. A video demonstrates finding a common denominator to add fractions. Pupils learn how to find a common denominator by using the product of the two denominators. After finding the common denominator,...

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#### Adding and Subtracting Fractions

Why can't mathematicians add just like they multiply fractions? The resource provides a counterexample to show that the same rules for multiplying fractions do not work for addition. Using the counterexample, learners see the proper way...

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#### John's Trip Disneyland

It all adds up to one. Pupils solve several items that involve finding sums of fractions in relationship to a whole. The assessment task uses fractions with unlike denominators to determine the amount of a tank of gas and the amount of...

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#### Carnival Day

Just take a part of the carnival. Using a carnival as a context, the assessment requires pupils to demonstrate their skill at adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators. Learners must determine the fractional amount of...

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#### Cady's Cats

How much can a cat eat? The five-question fraction assessment asks pupils to determine the fractional portion of a food box eaten by cats. Learners show their proficiency in adding and subtracting fractions using several scenarios...

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#### Making 22 Seventeenths in Different Ways

There is more than one way to determine a sum. Scholars demonstrate their understanding of the decomposition of fractions similar to the decomposition of whole numbers. The short task requires pupils to determine which sums of fractions...

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#### Smarter Balanced Sample Items: 7th Grade Math – Claim 4

Build the model right out of the box. A few sample items show teachers how Smarter Balanced assessments may approach Claim 4, modeling and data analysis. Pupils use their skills to create equations or expressions to model the situation...

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#### Adding Algebraic Fractions

The process requires the combination of several concepts. A video shows how individuals need several concepts to add rational expressions. Pupils must remember they need to find common denominators, combine like terms, and use the...

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#### Math with Jake: Ratios and Fractions

And the beat goes on. The installment of the Math at the Core: Ratios series introduces time signatures in music. A musician shows the relationship between different types of musical beats. Working in pairs, classmates create beat...

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#### The Lowdown — A-Rhythm-Etic

Let the beat go on. A resource in the Math at the Core MS: Ratios series points out that fractions are integral to musical rhythms. The activity starts with a video to motivate the class. Classmates then work in pairs to create rhythms...

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#### Construct Viable Arguments About Adding Fractions

Test mathematicians' knowledge of adding fractions with a brief assessment that challenges them to play teacher while correcting a peer's work. Scholars examine Carl's mathematical response, identify where he went wrong, then solve the...

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#### Rational Numbers in Applications: Batch of Brownies as Rational Numbers

Sharing is caring—especially with brownies! Young mathematicians use an interactive to split a batch of brownies between several friends given constraints. They answer some challenge questions to check that each friend has the correct...

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#### Comparing Sums of Unit Fractions

First, add each set of fractions with unlike denominators. Then, compare their sums with the symbols <, >, or =.

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#### Least and Greatest

Squares can be magic. Pupils use their knowledge of addition of positive and negative rational numbers to create a 3 X 3 magic square where the sums are 1. Scholars create addition and multiplication expressions with a set of rational...