Year 10
Foundation

Year 10
Foundation

# Simplifying Fractions

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn how to write a fraction in its simplest form using our knowledge of multiples and factors.

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## Video

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## Worksheet

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## Starter quiz

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### 4 Questions

Q1.
Which diagram shows one quarter shaded?
A
C
D
Q2.
Which fraction statement is true?
A
C
D
Q3.
David writes many equivalent fractions down as shown. What mistake has David made?
He has not made a mistake.
Correct answer: He has not multiplied the numerators correctly.
He should be adding one to the denominator each time.
Q4.
What is the missing number for this pair of equivalent fractions?
16
24
4

## Exit quiz

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### 3 Questions

Q1.
Which fraction shows two quarters simplified fully?
A
C
D
Q2.
Which fraction has been simplified correctly and fully?
A