## What Is One-fourth Plus One-fourth?

**One-fourth plus one-fourth is one half.**

**1/4 + 1/4 = 1/2**

## Addition of Fractions

Even though fractions represent numbers that are less than one, you can still work with these numbers like whole numbers, adding, subtracting, multiplying, and even dividing them.

Often, ensuring that two fractions share the same denominator is the key to making operations with fractions easier.