# Section C: Summary Fraction and Decimal Operations

## Section Summary

We played games with fractions and decimals, trying to make the largest or smallest number with given digits. Let’s use the numbers 1, 3, 5, and 6. What is the smallest sum of two fractions we can make with these numbers? We want to use the smaller numbers, 1 and 3, for the numerators and the larger numbers, 5 and 6, for the denominators. This gives two possibilities,

The smallest difference we can make with these numbers is