# Adding Unlike Fractions (Different Denominators) Worksheets

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Our free, printable adding unlike fractions worksheets take the teeth out of the daunting task of adding fractions with different denominators. When children add using a sequence of steps, they breeze through the hardest addition tasks, staying on a par with their arithmetically gifted peers. The first step is to find the least common multiple of the denominators, and then rewrite the given fractions as equivalent fractions. Add the numerators, and remember to reduce the answer to its lowest term.

These addition of unlike fractions worksheets pdf are most recommended for children in grade 4 and grade 5.

Solving Word Problems with Unlike Fractions | Customary

Get a glimpse of fractions at play in real life with this collection of word problems. Featuring customary units, they require children to flex their grasp of addition of unlike fractions. Solving Word Problems with Unlike Fractions | Metric

Each word problem in these exercises involves unlike fractions and uses metric units. Let children flaunt their arithmetic prowess as they add the unlike fractions and arrive at the answers. Direct 4th grade learners to find the LCM of the denominators, rewrite the proper fractions as equivalent fractions, and add the numerators in these printable worksheets. Take pride as your 5th grade kids turn into math wizards who are phenomenal at adding improper fractions with different denominators in these exercises. Packed with proper and improper fractions, this pdf set gets kids to add unlike fractions by scaling both fractions to make the denominators equal and write the answer in its lowest term or as a mixed number. Adding Unlike Fractions with Word Problems

Standard practice is accompanied by word problems in these adding unlike fractions worksheet pdfs that showcase the practical applications of the concept through realistic scenarios. Finding Missing Fractions | Unlike Fractions Not one, not two, but three! That's how many fractions there are in each problem in this section of our adding unlike fractions worksheets pdf. Follow the same principles and add them up. A bevy of models, each serving as a potent visual aid, is the centerpiece of these worksheets. Make use of them to take the teeth out of addition involving fractions.

Traverse through a collection of printable exercises featuring practice problems, where both the addends are fractions with the number 1 as their numerators.

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