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