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Fraction Word Problems (Add, Subtract, Multiply)

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How to solve fraction word problems involving addition, subtraction, and multiplication?

To solve fraction word problems involving addition, subtraction, and multiplication, you’ll need to follow a systematic approach and apply the appropriate operations to the given fractions. Here’s a step-by-step guide:

Steps to Solve Fraction Word Problems with Addition, Subtraction, and Multiplication:

- Carefully read the word problem to understand the context and what it’s asking you to find.

Identify the given information, the operations required (addition, subtraction, multiplication), and the unknowns. - If the problem involves mixed numbers, convert them to improper fractions for easier calculation.

Multiply the whole number by the denominator and add the numerator to get the new numerator. Keep the same denominator. - Based on the problem statement, perform addition, subtraction, or multiplication of the fractions.

Use common denominators when adding or subtracting fractions. - Simplify the Result (If Needed):

If the result is an improper fraction, consider simplifying it to a mixed number if necessary. - After performing the calculations, double-check your answer to ensure it makes sense in the context of the problem.

Verify that your answer matches the requirements of the problem.

Have a look at this video if you need to review how to solve fraction word problems involving addition, subtraction and multiplication.

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Fraction Word Problems (addition, subtraction, multiplication)

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