Want a fun way to assess your students understanding of how to and add subtract fractions with unlike denominators? Look no further! This fun puzzle includes 24 fraction addition and subtraction problems with unlike denominators, presented in a fun puzzle format. Check out the Preview to see the type of problems that are included. Answers are provided in both improper fractions and simplified fractions.
Directions for students are printed on the worksheet: Cut out the squares. Complete the puzzle by matching the addition and subtraction problem on the side of one square to the side of another square with the solution. If a square has a blank side, that side does not have a match. Ignore the letters in the center of the squares for now. Eventually, your teacher will show you how to read the secret message!
The second sheet includes a KEY for you: Starting at the top, reading from left to right, it says "like denominators".