Adding Fractions Worksheets

Welcome to our Adding Fractions Worksheets page.

We have a range of worksheets designed to help students learn to add two fractions together.

Our sheets range in difficulty from easier supported sheets with like denominators to harder sheets with different denominators and three fractions to add.

Adding Fractions Worksheets

How to Add Fractions

Here you will find support pages and our adding fraction calculator to help you to learn about how to add fractions.

Formula for adding two fractions

\[{a \over b} + {c \over d} = {ad + bc \over bd} \]

Adding Fractions Worksheets

Here you will find a selection of Fraction worksheets designed to help your child practice how to add two or three fractions.

The sheets are carefully graded so that the easiest sheets come first, and the most difficult sheet is the last one.

Next to each sheet is a description of the math skills involved.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • apply their understanding of equivalent fractions;
  • add 2 fractions with like denominators;
  • add 2 or 3 fractions with different denominators;

These skills and worksheets are aimed at 3rd through to 7th grade.

The easiest sheets with like denominators are suitable for 3rd graders (sheet 1)

The hardest sheets with adding 3 fractions with different denominators are more suitable for 7th graders.

Adding Fractions (like denominators) Worksheets

If you are looking to add fractions which have the same denominator, take a look at our sheets below.

Adding Fractions with Like Denominators Quiz

Our quizzes have been created using Google Forms.

At the end of the quiz, you will get the chance to see your results by clicking 'See Score'.

This will take you to a new webpage where your results will be shown. You can print a copy of your results from this page, either as a pdf or as a paper copy.

For incorrect responses, we have added some helpful learning points to explain which answer was correct and why.

We do not collect any personal data from our quizzes, except in the 'First Name' field which is optional. We collect this information so that if a class of students is taking a quiz, the individual results can be recorded along with the first name of the student.

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If the error message 'File Unavailable' should appear in a pop-up window with a 'RELOAD' option in the bottom right corner of the screen:

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We would be grateful for any feedback on our quizzes, please let us know using our Contact Us link, or use the Facebook Comments form at the bottom of the page.

This quick quiz tests your knowledge and skill at adding fractions with like denominators.

Adding Fractions (unlike denominators) Worksheets

Adding Fractions (with unlike) Denominators Quiz

Our quizzes have been created using Google Forms.

At the end of the quiz, you will get the chance to see your results by clicking 'See Score'.

This will take you to a new webpage where your results will be shown. You can print a copy of your results from this page, either as a pdf or as a paper copy.

For incorrect responses, we have added some helpful learning points to explain which answer was correct and why.

We do not collect any personal data from our quizzes, except in the 'First Name' field which is optional. We collect this information so that if a class of students is taking a quiz, the individual results can be recorded along with the first name of the student.

We also collect the results from the quizzes which we use to help us to develop our resources.

For more information on the information we collect, please take a look at our Privacy Policy

If the error message 'File Unavailable' should appear in a pop-up window with a 'RELOAD' option in the bottom right corner of the screen:

  • Don't click the RELOAD link - it doesn't do anything
  • click anywhere on the screen but not inside the pop-up window
  • the pop-up window should disappear and you should be able to see your results.
  • NB. This error is a Google error in the Google Quiz app - it is currently unresolved!

We would be grateful for any feedback on our quizzes, please let us know using our Contact Us link, or use the Facebook Comments form at the bottom of the page.

This quick quiz tests your knowledge and skill at adding a range of fractions.

More Recommended Math Resources

Take a look at some more of our resources similar to these.

More Adding Subtracting Fractions

The sheets in this section will help you practice both adding and subtracting a range of fractions.

Some of the sheets also involve simplifying the fractions and converting the answers to mixed fractions.

Least Common Multiple Calculator

Our Least Common Multiple Calculator will find the lowest common multiple of 2 or more numbers.

It will tell you the best multiple to convert the denominators of the fractions you are adding into.

There are also some worked examples.

Equivalent Fractions Worksheets

This is a pre-requisite for knowing how to add and subtract fractions.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • develop an understanding of equivalent fractions;
  • know when two fractions are equivalent;
  • find a fraction that is equivalent to another.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • multiply and divide fractions by whole numbers and other fractions;
  • multiply and divide mixed fractions.
 

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