# Word Problems - Fraction Addition (same denominators)

**Description: **This packet helps students practice doing word problems using addition of fractions with like denominators. Each page has a speed and accuracy guide, to help students see how fast and how accurately they should be doing these problems. After doing all 23 problems, students should be more comfortable doing these problems and have a clear understanding of how to solve them.

Adam and Julie ordered a large pizza that was sliced into 8 pieces. Adam ate $\dfrac{2}{8}$ of the pizza. Julie ate $\dfrac{3}{8}$. How much pizza did they eat altogether?

Practice problems require knowledge of how to add and subtract whole numbers.