﻿ Unit 4 Section 1 : Equivalent Fractions

# Unit 4 Section 1 : Equivalent Fractions

Equivalent fractions are revisited in this section.

## Example 1

Write down in 2 different ways, the fraction of this large square which been shaded.

## Example 2

Complete each of the following expressions:

(a) = = = =

## Example 3

Write each of the following fractions in their simplest form:

## Exercises

Question 1
Write, in two different ways the fraction of each shape which has been shaded:
(a) , , , ,
Question 2
Fill in the missing number in each of the following statements:
(a) = = = = = = = = = = = =
Question 3
Fill in the missing numbers in the following statements:
(a) = = = = = = = = = =
Question 4
Write each of the following fractions in its simplest form:
(a) = = = = = = = = = = = =
Question 5
Write each of the following fractions in two different ways:
(a) (b) = , = , = ,
Question 6
Is each of the following statements true or false:
(a) (b) = - true false = - true false = - true false = - true false
Question 7
(a) Fill in the missing number in each of the following statements:
 = =
 (b) Which of the fractions and is the larger?
 is the larger.
Question 8
(a) Fill in the missing number in each of the following statements:
 = =
 (b) Which of the fractions and is the smaller?
 is the smaller.
Question 9
Which of these fractions is the largest?
Question 10
Write the following fractions in order of size, with the smallest first: