Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

In this lesson, we will learn how to add and/or subtract fractions and/or mixed numbers in problems presented in a non-standard form

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, letâ€™s see what you can remember from this topic. Hereâ€™s a quick quiz!

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

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, letâ€™s see what you can remember from this topic. Hereâ€™s a quick quiz!

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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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

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

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

Unit quizzes are being retired in August 2023

Why we're removing unit quizzes from the website >
Quiz:

Mixed fraction addition and subtraction problems

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

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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