Mammoth Memory

Adding Fractions = Think `1/2`

Whenever you see the word fractions think of `1/2`

It is easiest to start with a half to multiply fractions

The fractured (fraction) rock was split in half ( `1/2` )

To remember how to calculate fractions always think of a `1/2` and work it out from there:

Add halves to get to a round number

From this you can use logic and ask yourself how do you get from `1/2+1/2` to equal 1

It must be:  `(1+1)/2=2/2=1`         

But there is an additional help on adding and subtracting; see following page “If adding is your aim.”

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