







Fractions of two quantities 
20160122 

Melody pose la question : Kate ate 1/4 of her orange. Ben ate 2/4 of his banana. Did Kate and Ben eat 3/4 of theit fruit? Explain. Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding fractions 
20140131 

bianco pose la question : 2/3+3/4=
9/86/8= Penny Nom lui répond. 





A word problem involving fractions 
20140123 

Pamela pose la question : John put 1/4 of his flowers in a vase
He gave 1/2 to of the flower to his wife
He gave 1/5 of the flowers to his daughter
He has 8 flowers left
How many flowers did John start with Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding mixed numbers 
20131120 

Kathy pose la question : 1 3/4 + 1 2/3= ?
5 1/2  2 5/6= ? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Ann has a bag of marbles. 
20130725 

Carmen pose la question : Ann has a bag of marbles. she gave one half to her friend Tina and then one third to her friend Tom. Now left with 15. How many did she had originally? Robert Dawson and Penny Nom lui répond. 





Cutting three sections of pipe 
20130516 

Michael pose la question : A plumber cuts three sections of pipe from a 12’ length of ABS pipe, the lengths of the sections
are 33 3/8”, 56 5/8” and 39 7/8”. What is left over from the full length, if the saw cut is 1/8”
wide? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding two fractions 
20120919 

jeanette pose la question :
Question from jeanette, a parent:
can you help me figure this according to BEDMAS I am lost
steps please:
\[\frac{12.75^2}{50} + \frac{13.49^2}{60}\]
I hope this is not too confusing for you it is to me... Harley Weston lui répond. 





Adding more than 2 fractions 
20120910 

Anonymous pose la question : How do you add or subtract more than 2 integer fractions?
OK, here is an example.
5/6 + 7/4 + 13/8
Please tell me the steps.
Thanks grade 9 student Robert Dawson and Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding fractions 
20120105 

laurie pose la question : if shaded parts of a circle are 4/7 and the other is 1/3 what fraction is left Penny Nom lui répond. 





1 third plus 5 sixths 
20111110 

Matt pose la question : 1 third plus 5 sixths = Penny Nom lui répond. 





pi/2 + 12/13 
20110524 

Jen pose la question : If you have (pi/2) and you want to add it to (12/13), how would you go about it? Chris Fisher lui répond. 





1/a^2 + 1/b^2 
20110119 

robert pose la question : If (a + b)^2 = 81 and ab = 18, find the value of 1/a^2 + 1/b^2 ? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Least common denominator 
20100213 

Priscila pose la question : 3/8 + 4/5 + 7/3 + 9/10 = ?
Thank you for your assistance.
Priscila Penny Nom lui répond. 





Combining fractions 
20100210 

Nick pose la question : Combine the fractions
2m/t + 5/mt Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding with mixed fractions 
20060330 

Becca pose la question :
can anyone help with how we change to get the same denominator with adding whole number.
example:8+7 3/8
6 1/2 + 2 5/6
Stephen La Rocque lui répond. 





Adding fractions 
20060326 

Barbara pose la question : I know that to subtract 1/4 from 2/3 I must find a common denom. Now the 2/3 becomes 8/12.....i understand the 12, but where does the 8 come from? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Subtracting fractions 
20040511 

Filipe pose la question : Question:
_5_  __7__
6ab 8a Penny Nom lui répond. 





Common Denominator 
20020826 

Slobodanka pose la question : What is a Common Denominator? Penny Nom lui répond. 





Adding fractions 
20000423 

A grade 6 student pose la question : In adding fractions, how do I rewrite the fractions so that the denominators are equal? The problem is 3/4 + 1/6 = The other problem is 11/18 + 4/9 = Penny Nom lui répond. 





Making fruit salad 
20000329 

A grade 5 student pose la question : Miss.Muffet males a fruit salad by adding 31/2 pounds of grapes and 4 1/4 pounds of apples to every 2 1/4 pounds of melon. How many pounds of grapes does she use in 50 pounds of fruit salad? Claude Tardif lui répond. 





Adding Fractions 
19981015 

Lindsay pose la question : please help me!!!! Harley Weston lui répond. 





Adding Fractions 
19981003 

Pam Bailey pose la question : Can you help me simplfy this? (1/2a + 1/3b)  (1/4a  1/5b) + (1/6a  1/7) thanx Harley Weston lui répond. 

