Background of See, Think... - Section 3: See, Think, Wondering

Background of See, Think...

Subtracting Mixed Numbers

Unit 2: Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Unlike Denominators
Lesson 7 of 7

Big Idea: Changing Mixed Numbers into improper fractions makes it easy to add and subtract fractions.

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Math, Number Sense and Operations, Operations , equivalent, Fractions, mixed numbers, equivalent fractions, improper fractions, Fraction, Operations
85 minutes

James Ewing

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