# Math Games by JImese Bellamy

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#### Storyboard Description

Check out this cool comic strip about two friends who play a fraction math game.

#### Storyboard Text

• What if I want to find the sum, or total by adding two improper fractions. That's when the numerator is greater than the denominator! ﻿
• Sure, why not? I hope it's about fractions! ﻿
• Hey, Bob! Do you want to play a math game with me?﻿
• Do you know the difference between the numerator and the denominator in a fraction? ﻿
• Yes, the numerator is﻿ the top numnber in a fraction. It shows how many parts we have. The denominator is the bottom number, it shows the whole number
• ﻿?????
• Did you know that in order to add or subtract fractions, you have to make a common denominator by multiplying the top and bottom of each fraction by the denominator of the other?
• Great question, Bob!﻿
• To add two improper fractions, you have ﻿to follow these steps. Step 1: Keep the denominator the same. Step 2: Add or subtract the numerators. Step 3: If the answer is an improper form, reduce the fraction into a mixed number
• YEAH! LET'S PLAY! ﻿
• To change a improper fraction to a mixed number, you have to divide the numerator by the denominator. Now are you finally ready to play this game?!!!﻿
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