### CHANGE UNLIKE FRACTIONS INTO LIKE FRACTIONS

TYPE B: 2/3 + 1/2 = 4/6 + 3/6

Here you'll learn to
make like fractions.

- Find the
**Least Common Denominator** (LCD of 4 and 6 = 12)
- Make like fractions (2/3 + 1/2 = 4/6 + 3/6)

Find common denominator and convert unlike fractions into like fractions.
You can't add or subtract unlike fractions. You first need to convert them to like fractions.
The first step is finding the common denominator. Like fractions have the same denominator
so you use operations like addition of subtraction.
For multiplication or dividing you don't have to convert unlike fractions to like fractions.