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Algebraic Fractions

A mixture of algebraic fraction calculations and simplifications.

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This is level 3; Adding and subtracting two algebraic fractions. You can earn a trophy if you get at least 9 correct. Give your answers as fractions in their lowest terms. Do not factorise and type letters in alphabetical order where appropriate.

\(\frac{a}{4}+\frac{b}{16}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{c}{7}+\frac{d}{8}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{e}{3}-\frac{f}{5}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{5g}{6}-\frac{2h}{3}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{6j}{7}+\frac{8k}{9}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{4}{m}+\frac{9}{n}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{3}{4p}+\frac{8}{9q}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{5}{6r}+\frac{8}{9s}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{3t}{4u}-\frac{6}{7v}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{5w}{6y}-\frac{8x}{9z}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{x}{6}+\frac{x}{3}+\frac{x}{4}\)

=   Correct Wrong

\(\frac{1}{x}+\frac{1}{2x}-\frac{1}{3x}\)

=   Correct Wrong

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This is Algebraic Fractions level 3. You can also try:
Level 1 Level 2 Level 4 Level 5

Instructions

Try your best to answer the questions above. Type your answers into the boxes provided leaving no spaces. As you work through the exercise regularly click the "check" button. If you have any wrong answers, do your best to do corrections but if there is anything you don't understand, please ask your teacher for help.

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Level 1 - Simplifying algebraic fractions.

Level 2 - Multiplying and dividing algebraic fractions.

Level 3 - Adding and subtracting two algebraic fractions.

Level 4 - Simplifying algebraic fractions by factorising.

Level 5 - Mixed algebraic fraction questions.

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Don't wait until you have finished the exercise before you click on the 'Check' button. Click it often as you work through the questions to see if you are answering them correctly.

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