Unlike Fractions: Definition & Examples


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Which of the two fractions below are unlike?

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1. Which of the following correctly describes the numerator?

2. Can 1/2 and 6/2 be added? Why or why not?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will help you assess your understanding of determining whether fractions are like or unlike. In order to pass the quiz, you will need to be able to identify the numerator in a fraction.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • Selecting unlike fractions
  • Simplifying fractions
  • Determining whether or not two fractions can be added
  • Choosing a group of unlike fractions

Skills Practiced

This lesson allows you to practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on unlike fractions
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to solve problems involving simplifying fractions
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding determining if fractions are unlike

Additional Information

Learn more about unlike fractions with the accompanying lesson called Unlike Fractions: Definition & Examples. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define fractions
  • Describe parts of a fraction
  • Provide examples of unlike and like fractions