Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

Adding and/or subtracting fractions and/or mixed numbers in problems presented in a non-standard form

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as a mixed number?

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Q2.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as a mixed number?

2/4

Q3.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction?

3/4

Q4.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as an improper fraction as simply as possible?

4/4

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as a mixed number?

1/4

Q2.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as a mixed number?

2/4

Q3.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction?

3/4

Q4.Which option is the correct answer to this subtraction, written as an improper fraction as simply as possible?

4/4

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Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

Adding and/or subtracting fractions and/or mixed numbers in problems presented in a non-standard form.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.As a fraction of a million, how many more people live in Leeds than Hull and Wakefield combined?

1/3

Q2.In a magic square, every row, column and diagonal have the same total. What should replace the question mark?

2/3

Q3.The perimeter of this rectangle is 12 m. What is the width (all measurements in metres)?

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

Adding and/or subtracting fractions and/or mixed numbers in problems presented in a non-standard form.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.As a fraction of a million, how many more people live in Leeds than Hull and Wakefield combined?

1/3

Q2.In a magic square, every row, column and diagonal have the same total. What should replace the question mark?

2/3

Q3.The perimeter of this rectangle is 12 m. What is the width (all measurements in metres)?

3/3

Lesson summary: Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

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