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Adding and Subtracting Fractions Word Problems


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Your students will love these Bright and Engaging Fraction Word Problems Task Cards to practice Adding and Subtracting Fractions! In these word problems students will practice adding and subtracting fractions with like and unlike denominators, regrouping fractions while adding and subtracting, and finding information from tables to solve word problems

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Topics Covered

  • Word Problems
  • Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators
  • Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators that require Regrouping
  • Problems involving Models

What’s included?

  • 24 task cards
  • Task Card sized Cover and Key for easy organization
  • Student Recording Sheets
  • Color and Black and White Versions of Task Cards

How Can I use these?

  • Early Finishers
  • Tutoring
  • Math Stations
  • Fraction Review

Common Core Standards Alignment:

5.NF.A.2 Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions referring to the same whole, including cases of unlike denominators, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.

TEKS Alignment:

5.3K Add and subtract positive rational numbers fluently

Additional information

Resource Type

Task Cards

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Number of Pages


Common Core