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### MEAP Preparation - Grade 5 Mathematics1.14 Adding/Subtracting Fractions With Like Denominators

 Method: Like fractions are fractions that have common denominators. While adding or subtracting like fractions, add or subtract the numerators and write the common denominator. Example: 2/5 + 4/5 Add the numerators, (2 + 4)/5 Answer: 6/5 Example: 7/4 - 2/4 Subtract the numerators, (7 - 2)/4 Answer: 5/4 Directions: Add/subtract the following. Also write at least 5 examples of your own for both addition and subtraction.
 Q 1: 3/5 + 2/5 =5/44//514/5 Q 2: 20/30 + 9/30 =6/305/1329/301/2 Q 3: 1/3 + 2/9 = (Hint 1/3 can be written as 3/9)12/185/910/181 1/3 Q 4: 4 9/12 + 1 4/12 =3 5/126 1/125 13/125 13/24 Q 5: 2 4/8 - 6/8 =1 6/81 10/82 10/82 2/8 Q 6: 1/4 + 3/4 + 3/4 =7/46/42/35/4 Q 7: 2/6 + 1/6 =3/24/123/65/6 Q 8: 35/40 - 24/40 =11/404/84/31/2 Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!