Understanding fractions: Equivalent fractions

In this lesson, we will learn about equivalent fractions, how to simplify and how to find missing numerators and denominators.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Has this shape been cut into equal parts?

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

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

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

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

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

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

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Equivalent fractions

Finding equivalent fractions Source of all images : Mr Kelsall or Oak National Academy

Q1.What is an improper fraction

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Q2.Which fraction is equivalent to one half

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Q3.What is the missing denominator: two thirds is equivalent to four ____

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Q4.two eighths is equivalent to ___ (tick three)

Select three (3) boxes

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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:

Equivalent fractions

Finding equivalent fractions Source of all images : Mr Kelsall or Oak National Academy

Q1.What is an improper fraction

1/4

Q2.Which fraction is equivalent to one half

2/4

Q3.What is the missing denominator: two thirds is equivalent to four ____

3/4

Q4.two eighths is equivalent to ___ (tick three)

Select three (3) boxes

4/4

Lesson summary: Understanding fractions: Equivalent fractions

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