How To Add Fractions

By: Jaymie and Marwa

Doing the math

The way add fractions is to find the same denominator is by adding the two denominator together for ex. 4/5 + 3/4. We will take the two denominator 5 and 4 .then multiply them together and get the common denominator of 20. What ever you do to the bottom you always do to the top. So 3x5=15 and 4x4= 16.

Finding out the answer

Our new fraction is now 16/20 + 15/20= 31/20 or 1 11/20

Examples of finding the answer to some other question