What is unlike denominators?

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Two or more fractions having different denominators have unlike denominators. To do addition and subtraction operations with fractions, all fractions must be converted to have like denominators before the numerators can be added or subtracted. For example, 1/2 + 5/6 + 3/8 = 12/24 + 20/24 + 9/24 = 41/24 = 1 17/24

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What is the definition to unlike denominators?

unlike denominators: the bottom number of a fraction. to have unlike denominators you must have two fractions with a different number on the bottom of each fraction.

What is the word for fractions with different denominators?

Unlike. Unlike. Unlike. Unlike.

Fractions with different denominators are called?

unlike fractions

What is the definition of unlike denominator?

Unlike denominator- a denominator that is not the same as the other. Ex. 3/5 and 4/7 have unlike denominators because they are different denominators.

What way is subracting fractions with unlike denominators like adding fractions with unlike denominators?

If the denominators are not the same, then you have to use equivalent fractions which do have a common denominator . To do this, you need to find the least common multiple (LCM) of the two denominators.

Fractions with unlike denominators and no common factors to have common denominators?

Multiply them by each other.

What are Fractions that have different denominators?

unlike fractions

How do you add and subtract unlike denominators?

you make them have like denominators by multiplying so many times that they have the same denominators or you can make them have like denominators by multiplying the two

How do you subtract fractions without alike denominators?

Convert unlike fractions to equivalent fractions with common denominators by finding the LCM of the denominators.

What are unlike mixed numbers?

the fractions have different denominators

Subtract fractions with unlike denominators?


If two fraction have unlike denominators then is the Lcd the product of their denominators?

I was told the Lcd is 4 not 8 is that true

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