Converting between proper and improper fractions

In this lesson we will learn about fractions and how to convert between improper fractions and mixed number fractions.

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Understanding Fractions Quiz

Understanding fractions and converting between mixed number and improper fractions Source of all images : Mr Kelsall or Oak National Academy

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Has this shape been cut into equal parts?

1/5

Q2.What does this describe: the number of parts the whole is split into

2/5

Q3.Can you convert one and three fifths to an improper fraction

3/5

Q4.Can you convert seven quarters to a mixed number fraction?

4/5

Q5.Which is the biggest fraction (convert all to mixed number fractions)

5/5

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Understanding Fractions Quiz

Understanding fractions and converting between mixed number and improper fractions Source of all images : Mr Kelsall or Oak National Academy

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Has this shape been cut into equal parts?

1/5

Q2.What does this describe: the number of parts the whole is split into

2/5

Q3.Can you convert one and three fifths to an improper fraction

3/5

Q4.Can you convert seven quarters to a mixed number fraction?

4/5

Q5.Which is the biggest fraction (convert all to mixed number fractions)

5/5

Lesson summary: Converting between proper and improper fractions

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