# Adding Mixed Numbers with like denominators

Free math video lessons with examples and worked solutions to help Grade 5 students learn how to add mixed numbers with like denominators.

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How to add mixed numbers with like denominators?

1. Stack the mixed numbers.
4. Simplify if possible.

The following diagram shows how to add mixed numbers with like denominators. Scroll down the page for more examples and solutions on adding mixed numbers. How to add mixed numbers with like denominators?
Example:
7 4/9 + 10 2/9

How to add mixed numbers with common denominators?
Example:
8 4/8 + 7 1/8

Adding Mixed Numbers with Common Denominators
How to Add Mixed Numbers with Common Denominators?
Example:
2 4/5 + 3 2/5

Add Mixed Numbers with Like Denominators
Examples:
2 1/6 + 3 1/6
5 7/8 + 8 5/8

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