Adding Fractions Word Problems Worksheet

Adding Fractions Word Problems Worksheet

How to teach Adding Fractions

Using Adding Fractions Word Problems Worksheet, students solve word problems involving adding fractions with uncommon denominators.

Knowing how to add fractions is an important skill for students to learn. This skill helps students when they are combining pieces of pie or pizza into a box!

First, read each of the word problems. Next, write an equation to help you solve. Then, make sure that the denominators are the same. Finally, solve your equations. Challenge yourself by writing a word problem involving fractions! Share with your friends to solve each others new problems!


Other resources to use with this Adding Fractions Word Problems Worksheet

If you are using this worksheet, your students are probably learning about Fractions.

Use this Frac Smack Fractions Activity as an additional resource for your students.

To introduce this worksheet, review adding fractions with common and uncommon denominators. Create an anchor chart with clear steps for your students to use as reference.  Then, students add individually or with a partner. Finally, challenge students to create their own word problems using the equations from the worksheet.

Be sure to check out more Fraction Activities.

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