# 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, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’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

Quiz:

# 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!

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

# Video

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# Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

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

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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