Practice solving word problems by adding and subtracting fractions. The fractions used in these problems have like (common) denominators.


Isaac is allowed to play video games for start fraction, 5, divided by, 3, end fraction hours each day. He has already played for start fraction, 4, divided by, 3, end fraction hours today.
What fraction of an hour does Isaac have left to play video games today?
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a proper fraction, like 1, slash, 2 or 6, slash, 10
  • an improper fraction, like 10, slash, 7 or 14, slash, 8
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4