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Lesson 4: Adding and subtracting mixed numbers with unlike denominators

# Adding mixed numbers with regrouping

Learn how to add and subtract mixed numbers with unlike denominators. Watch the process of finding a common denominator, converting mixed numbers to improper fractions, and adding or subtracting these fractions.

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• Is not this the same as common denominators? good luck and good learning
• These are not same denominators, but In this video you try to get the same denominators in order to add or subtract. Good luck to you too!
• At couldn't you carry over like normal?
• You are correct you could. however, this lesson is called "Adding mixed numbers with regrouping", so the point is to learn this specific strategy
• The moment of silence who is watching this in 2024 and looks at the chat and you realize they are past 5th grade
• Yes for me what about you?
• 8 more assignments till I go insane
• Relatable. I feel the same way.
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• I like how people are responding to others who asked question 6 years before them.
• why is math sooooo hard
• I don't understand converting mixed fractions into improper fractions.