RATL 2 | Lesson 2 | Practice (Adding Fractions)

Adding Fractions

Add the fractions below using two methods:

  1. the standard algorithm, and if possible,
  2. by factoring the numerator and denominator to find the common denominator:
  1. \(\dfrac{3}{8}+\dfrac{1}{6}=\)
  2. \(\dfrac{2}{8}+\dfrac{5}{8}=\)
  3. \(\dfrac{3}{16}+\dfrac{4}{21}=\)
  4. \(\dfrac{1}{3}+\dfrac{1}{5}=\)

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