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Q: What are 'like' fractions?

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Like fractions are the fractions which have the same denominator and unlike fractions are the fractions which do not have the same denominator.

Like fractions have the same denominator, unlike fractions don't.

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No. Like fractions have the same denominator.

Like fractions are fractions with the same denominators.

Like fractions have the same denominators (bottom part of fraction), unlike fractions do not.

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As a review, similar fractions (also like fractions) are fractions having the same denominators

that they dont looks like them

Fractions with the same numerator are called like fractions

Unlike fractions have denominators that are unequal, and therefore cannot be added or subtracted. If two fractions need to be added or subtracted they must first be converted to like fractions.

Fractions that are equivalent have the same values when simplified.

Do you mean "What are unlike fractions? There must be at least 2. They are fractions with different denominators such as 3/4 and 1/2. Like fractions would be fractions like 3/4 and 1/4.

fractions having same denominators are like fractions & others are unlike fractions

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By the definition of like fractions, the denominators are the same.

Because you can't add or subtract fractions that have different denominators. Making them like fractions, by multiplying so the denominators are the same, you can add and/or subtract them.

Change them to like fractions and proceed.

Before adding or subtracting two fractions they are converted into like fractions. Explain with examples why this is necessary.

Addition or subtraction of fractions require "like" fractions: that is, fractions with the same denominator.

just think of it like fractions draw the fractions first

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Yes, you must.

They are called "like" fractions.