Learning Objectives:

__Math Tutoring on Adding and Subtracting Fractions__

*To Add Fractions with Like Denominators:*

1. Add the numerators, keeping the same denominator.

2. Simplify, if possible.

*To Add Fractions with Unlike Denominators:*

1. Find the **Least Common Multiple** of the denominators. That number is the **Least Common Denominator, LCD.**

2. Create **Equivalent Fractions** with the common denominator.

3. Add the numerator, keeping the same denominator.

4. Simplify, if possible.

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__Subtraction of Fractions:__

*To Subtract Fractions with Like Denominators:*

1. Keep the denominator the same and subtract the numerators.

2. Simplify, if possible.

*To Subtract Fractions with Unlike Denominators:*

**1. **Find the **Least Common Multiple** of the denominators. That number is the** ****Least Common Multiple, LCD****.**

2. Create equivalent fractions with the common denominator.

3. Keep the denominator the same and subtract the numerators.

4. Simplify, if possible.

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**Hook Questions:**

*1. **How to add fractions with like and unlike denominators?*

*2. **How to subtract fractions with like and unlike denominators?*

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