### Sammie's Fraction Growing Post

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2. Improper fractions and mixed numbers are the same because, improper fractions are mixed fractions with the dividing the numerator and the denominator to get the whole number.

3. http://math-and-reading-help-for-kids.org/articles/Tips_to_Help_Kids_Understand_Fractions.html

This has games to help and has definitons of different kinds of fractions. It also has tips to help kids.

4. A) Susan was making a cake. She needed 3/4 of a cup of milk, 2/3 of a cup of butter, and needed 1/4 of a cup of baking soda. How many ingriedents alltogether does she need. B) Nikki wants to go to Alberta. It takes 30 1/4 hours to get there and back but if he stops at a gas station and gets at Alberta in 43 2/4 hours how long did he stay at the gas station?

5. Went and answered the 3 peoples posts.

6. http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U4L3GL.html

This website shows 4 easy steps on adding and subrtacting fractions.

## 3 Comments:

cool pics

answers:

4.a) 3/4+2/3+1/4

9/12+8/12+3/12=20/12

20/12=1 2/3

she will need 1 2/3 of ingriedents.

4.b) 43 2/4-30 1/4=13 1/4

he stayed at the gas station for 13 1/4 hours.

Nice pictures. I liked your post, are we suppossed to answer the word problem cause i didn't. Well anyway good post.

4 a) 3/4 + 2/3

denom=12 numerator=12+8

=20/12 dats improper.

= 1 2/3

b)30 1/4 subtracted by 43 2/4 gives you 13 1/4 . which is how many hours he stayed at the gas station.

GOOD QUESTION& PICTURES...GREAT WORK!!:)

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