## Exam-Style Question on Fractions## A mathematics exam-style question with a worked solution that can be revealed gradually |

Question id: 194. This question is similar to one that appeared on a GCSE Higher paper (specimen) for 2017. The use of a calculator is allowed.

Unit fractions have numerators equal to 1, for example \(\frac12\),\(\frac19\) and \(\frac{1}{36}\).

Unit fractions can be written as the sum of two different unit fractions, for example

$$\frac12 = \frac13 + \frac16$$Write each of the following unit fractions as the sum of two different unit fractions.

(a) \(\frac14\)

(b) \(\frac16\)

(c) \(\frac19\)

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