# How to Add Fractions Easy steps

If you want to

**learn how to add fractions**, you came to the right place. Below are easy steps that will help you understand the process as well as have a general idea about the topic. But before starting with the steps, you need to know the basic concepts about add fractions. A fraction (from the Latin fractus, broken) is a number that can represent part of a whole. The earliest fractions were reciprocals of integers: ancient symbols representing one part of two, one part of three, one part of four, and so on. A much later development were the common or "vulgar" fractions which are still used today (½, ⅝, ¾, etc.) and which consist of a numerator and a denominator. Adding fractions sometimes seem very complicated but that is only at first, so, lets make it easy..Practice makes perfect,, don't hesistate to practice to achieve the desired goal. Try to combine the steps above with the video below in order to obtain the most information about how to add fractions.

### How to Add Fractions Video

Below is also a video to help you learn how to Add Fractions.

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