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# Comparing apples with apples 2

Purpose:

These exercises and activities are for students to use independently of the teacher to practice number properties.

Specific Learning Outcomes:

Addition and subtraction of fractions with unlike denominators

Description of mathematics:

Addition and Subtraction, AP (Stage 8)

Required Resource Materials:
Practice exercises with answers (PDF or Word)
Homework with answers (PDF or Word)
Activity:

### Prior Knowledge

Add and subtract fraction with related denominators

### Background

Before working on unlike denominators, students often benefit from working on fractions with related denominators, where one denominator can be changed to the other denominator.

Exercise 1
Asks students to use a fraction wall to simplify fractions and add them together.

Exercise 2
Asks students to solve word problems that involve adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators.

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ApplesClass2.pdf93.47 KB
ApplesClass2.doc164.5 KB
ApplesHome2.pdf77.08 KB
ApplesHome2.doc115 KB

## Comparing apples with apples 1

These exercises and activities are for students to use independently of the teacher to practice number properties.

## Place Value Practice (Tenths and Hundredths)

These exercises and activities are for students to use independently of the teacher to practise number properties.

## Decimal Fractions of a Set

These exercises and activities are for students to use independently of the teacher to practice and develop their number properties.