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 Method: Add or subtract the whole numbers Add the fractional part Example: 12 3/4 + 1 1/2 Add the whole numbers first 12 + 1 = 13 Add the fractional part 3/4 + 1/2 Denominators are 4 and 2, LCM is 4. Multiply and divide each fraction by LCM 3/4 * 4/4 = 3/4 1/2 * 4/4 = 2/4 Adding 3/4 + 2/4 = 5/4 Answer: 13 5/4 Directions: Add or subtract the following mixed numbers. Also write at least ten examples of your own.
 Q 1: 5 2/3 - 2 1/3 =3 1/33 2/33 1/4 Q 2: 6 - 2 1/4 =2 1/43 3/44 3/43 2/4 Q 3: 5 3/16 - 2 11/12 = (hint: write the fractions with common denominator as 5 9/48 - 2 44/48 , which is equal to 4 57/48 - 2 44/48)2 11/482 13/482 11/12 Q 4: 6/10 - 2/5 = (hint: write equivalent fraction or simplified fraction for 6/10)5/67/81/52/9 Q 5: 2 5/6 - 1 2/6 =1 1/24 5/61 2/31 3/4 Q 6: 2 6/8 - 1 2/4 =1 1/41 3/42 4/51 1/8 Q 7: 2 2/3 + 3 1/2 + 6 1/6 = (hint: first add the fraction parts by taking LCD of 2/3 and 1/2, then add the whole number parts)12 2/312 1/412 1/3 Q 8: 7 1/4 - 1 1/8 =6 1/26 2/85 1/86 1/8 Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!