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Module by: Wade Ellis, Denny Burzynski. E-mail the authors

 Name: Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators ID: m34934 Language: English (en) Summary: This module is from Fundamentals of Mathematics by Denny Burzynski and Wade Ellis, Jr. This module discusses how to add and subtract fractions with like denominators. By the end of the module students should be able to add and subtract fractions with like denominators. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: addition, Burzynski, Ellis, fractions, Fundamentals, like denominators, Mathematics, subtraction License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Editors: Latest version: 1.2 (history) First publication date: Jul 9, 2010 9:19 pm +0000 Last revision to module: Aug 18, 2010 8:01 pm +0000

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## Version History

 Version: 1.2 Aug 18, 2010 8:01 pm +0000 by Changes: `value added features added, metadata, accessibility, QA checks, links, and image sizing adjusted.` Version: 1.1 Jul 30, 2010 10:46 pm +0000 by Changes: `initial publication`

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### American Medical Assocation (AMA) Manual of Style:

Ellis W, Burzynski D. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators [OpenStax_CNX Web site]. August 18, 2010. Available at: http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/.

### American Psychological Assocation (APA) Publication Manual:

Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. (2010, August 18). Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators. Retrieved from the OpenStax_CNX Web site: http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/

### Chicago Manual of Style (Bibliography):

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. "Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators." OpenStax_CNX. August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/.

### Chicago Manual of Style (Note):

Wade Ellis and Denny Burzynski, "Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators," OpenStax_CNX, August 18, 2010, http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/.

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Ellis, W., & Burzynski, D. 2010. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators. OpenStax_CNX, August 18, 2010. http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/.

### Modern Languages Association (MLA) Style Manual:

Ellis, Wade, and Denny Burzynski. Addition and Subtraction of Fractions, Comparing Fractions, and Complex Fractions: Addition and Subtractions of Fractions with Like Denominators. OpenStax_CNX. 18 Aug. 2010 <http://cnx.org/content/m34934/1.2/>.