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Unlocking Fractional Arithmetic - Lesson Plan

In this interactive math lesson, students will learn how to add and subtract fractions with the same denominator. They will use visual models to understand the concepts and practice adding and subtracting fractions with different sums. The lesson also covers converting whole numbers into fractions before subtraction.

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To add fractions with the same denominator, simply add the numerators together while keeping the denominator unchanged.

Yes, when adding fractions, it is possible to have a sum greater than one. This can be represented as a mixed number.

To subtract fractions from a whole number, convert the whole number into a fraction first. Then, follow the subtraction process by keeping the denominator unchanged.


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