Calculating unit fractions of quantities

Calculating unit fractions of quantities

Lesson details

Key learning points

  1. In this lesson, we will identify fractions of quantities for unit fractions only (where the numerator is one).

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5 Questions

Q1.
Which image does not show a shape divided into quarters?
Correct answer: Option 1
Option 2
Option 3
Q2.
Which representation shows three quarters?
Option 1
Correct answer: Option 2
Option 3
Q3.
What does the denominator tell us?
The amount of parts being referred to
Correct answer: The total number of equal parts
Q4.
What does the numerator tell us?
Correct answer: The amount of parts being referred to
The total number of equal parts
Q5.
What is the line between the numerator and denominator called?
Axis
Divider
Correct answer: Vinculum

4 Questions

Q1.
Look at the picture. What fraction of children are wearing a spotty t-shirt?
An image in a quiz
One eighth
One half
Two quarters
Correct answer: Two eighths
Q2.
What fraction is NOT shaded?
An image in a quiz
Five eighths
Five tenths
Correct answer: Three eighths
Three tenths
Q3.
What fraction is shaded?
An image in a quiz
Eight twelfths
Four eighths
Four quarters
Correct answer: Four twelfths
Q4.
What fraction is shaded? How could we write this as a unit fraction?
An image in a quiz
One fifth
One half
One quarter
Correct answer: One third

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UnitMaths / Fractions