Download presentation

Published byNickolas Grooms Modified over 3 years ago

1
**You can count on coins when you need a fraction of a dollar**

Money and Fractions You can count on coins when you need a fraction of a dollar By Doug Layne June 20, 2006

2
**Fractions are parts of a whole**

3
**The bottom number of a fraction shows how many equal parts in all**

4 1 3 2 4 EQUAL PARTS IN ALL

4
**The top number shows how many of the equal parts we are working with**

What fraction of the shape is blue ? What are the names of this fraction? One out of four or one fourth or one quarter

5
**When you have all of the equal parts you have a whole or one**

= 1

6
**Well, what does all this fraction stuff have to do with money ?**

7
**Sometimes we spend exactly whole dollars**

$ 3.00

8
**Other times we spend parts (fractions) of a dollar**

$ . 25

9
**Coins make it easy to spend parts of a dollar because….**

10
**Coins are Fractions (parts) of a Dollar !**

Half Dollars

11
**Coins are Fractions (parts) of a Dollar !**

Quarters

12
**Fractions! Fractions of a Dollar !**

When we need to spend parts of a dollar, we can count on coins because they are Fractions! Fractions of a Dollar !

13
**That way we don’t have to tear, rip, shred, chop, or saw the dollar bill into tiny little pieces !**

14
**Fun Fact A penny is worth just 1 / 100 of a dollar. But it weighs more!**

15
**What Did We Learn ? Why do we need coins?**

How is a coin like a fraction? What coin is ½ of a dollar? What coin is ¼ of a dollar ?

16
**Works Cited Go Metal Detecting**

Picture of Dimes Picture of Half Dollars US Rare Currency Picture of Dollars

Similar presentations

OK

Counting Money & Making Change By Mrs. Wade One cent Five cents Ten cents Nickel Identify coins Penny Dime.

Counting Money & Making Change By Mrs. Wade One cent Five cents Ten cents Nickel Identify coins Penny Dime.

© 2018 SlidePlayer.com Inc.

All rights reserved.

Ads by Google

Ppt on establishment of company power in india Ppt on water scarcity articles Ppt on agriculture education in india Ppt on atomic structure class 11 Ppt on object-oriented concepts with examples Ppt on apple ipad Ppt on environment and development Ppt on rain technology in computer science Download ppt on energy and environment Ppt on bing search engine