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Posted by **Anonymous** on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:24pm.

or difference.write it in simplest form 1/2 +1/10=

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:29pm1/2 = 5/10

5/10 + 1/10 = ?

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**Anonymous**, Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:42pmdon't understand ,need common denominator ,the sum in simplest form

1/2+1/10 =

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**Ms. Sue**, Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:49pmThe only way you can add or subtract fractions is if they have the same denominator.

Think of money. A half dollar is the same as 50 cents, right?

Think of a pizza. If you divide it into 10 equal pieces, and eat 5 of them, you've eaten 1/2 a pizza.

Study this site carefully.

http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/common-denominator.html

I hope that makes it clearer.

5/10 + 1/10 = 6/10

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 7:42pmFfff

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