Adding Mixed Numbers Worksheet

Adding Mixed Numbers Worksheet

How to teach Mixed Numbers

Using Adding Mixed Numbers Worksheet, students add two mixed numbers with uncommon denominators.

Knowing how to add mixed numbers is an important skill for students to learn. This skill helps students when they are combining miles walked daily or minutes spent doing homework.

First, turn mixed numbers into improper fractions. Then, find equivalent fractions with common denominators. Next, solve. Finally, reduce your fractions to simplest form if necessary. Challenge yourself by writing a word problem involving one of the equations from the worksheet!


Other resources to use with this Adding Mixed Numbers Worksheet

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

Use this Mixed Numbers Subtraction Worksheet as an additional resource for your students.

To introduce this worksheet, review adding fractions with common and uncommon denominators. Next, students create a list of steps to add mixed numbers.  Then, students add individually or with a partner. Finally, students write their own word problems using equations from the worksheet.

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