# A Fraction of infromation By: Mrs. Southall

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A Fraction of infromation By: Mrs. Southall http://cne.gmu.edu/modules/dau/algebra/fractions/frac1_frm.html

A Fraction of infromation By: XXXXX http://cne.gmu.edu/modules/dau/algebra/fractions/frac1_frm.html

What are Fractions? Fractions... 1. show parts of a whole 2. represent parts of a group

What are Fractions? Fractions... 1. XXXXX 2. XXXXX

What is a Numerator? Numerator- the top number or parts are represented how many parts are represented http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac3.html

What is a Numerator? Numerator- XXXXX http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac3.html

What is a Denominator? http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac3.html Denominator - the bottom number or how many parts or pieces all together

What is a Denominator? http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac3.html Denominator - XXXXX

Halves two parts to make a whole - 1/2 is red - 1/2 is blue l Two in a group - Half (1/2) of the crabs are pink

Thirds three parts to make a whole - 2 over 3 - 2/3 are yellow three in a group - two out of three of the insects are ladybugs

Fourths four parts to make a whole4 4 - four out of four are yellow four in a group - 1/4 is kiwi - 3/4 are watermelon

Fifths five parts in the whole - 3 over 5 - 3/5 are shaded blue five in the group 1 - one-fifth are yellow 5 - four-fifths are not yellow

Sixths six parts in the whole 4 - 4 over 66 - four-sixths are shaded 6 -six in the group 6 -six out of six are CD’s

Eighths Eight parts in the whole -3 over 8 - three out of eight are shaded blue3 http://www.mathleague.com/help/fractions/fractions.htm#whatisafraction http://www.mathleague.com/help/fractions/fractions.htm#whatisafraction 8 eight in the group 3/8 are red fire engines

Tenths ten parts in the whole 2 10 - 2 of the 10 legs are claws ten in the group- six-tenths are flying

Twelfths twelve parts in the whole 6 12 - six twelfths are white twelve in the group - 3/12 are raining - 6/12 or 1/2 are not raining or snowing

Fractions Are Fun!!!! I use fractions in cooking and telling time. I use fractions to share with my friends. I use fractions to home and school

Fractions Are Fun!!! I use fractions for XXXXX By: XXXXX