# Everyday Math Grade 4 – Lesson 7.9 Comparing and Ordering Fractions

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Everyday Math Grade 4 – Lesson 7.9 Comparing and Ordering Fractions

Comparing Fractions with Like Denominators

Unit 5: Comparing Fractions
Comparing factions with the same denominator is similar to comparing whole numbers. You want to eat the bigger number! 32 35 Copyright © 2012 Kelly Mott

Compare Numbers: Symbols

Unit 5: Compare Fractions
If 2 fractions have the same bottom, ignore the bottom part of the fraction, and only compare the _______________, or top numbers. 1 2 3 3 Copyright © 2012 Kelly Mott

Order Fractions with Like Denominators

Unit 5: Order Fractions Ordering factions with the same denominator is similar to ordering whole numbers. Ignore the bottom (denominator) and order the top part (numerator) of the fractions. Copyright © 2012 Kelly Mott

Ordering GREATEST to LEAST

1. ORDER FROM GREATEST TO LEAST

2. ORDER FROM GREATEST TO LEAST

Ordering LEAST to GREATEST

1. ORDER FROM LEAST TO GREATEST

2. ORDER FROM LEAST TO GREATEST

Comparing Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Unit 5: Compare Fractions
If fractions do not have the same bottom, you need to find a common factor and multiply to get the bottoms the same. 2 3 4 8 Copyright © 2012 Kelly Mott

Ordering Fractions with Unlike Denominators

Ordering LEAST to GREATEST

Unit 5: Order Fractions If fractions do not have the same bottom, you need to find a common factor and multiply to get the bottoms the same before ordering them. Order Least to Greatest: 3 3 1 4 8 2 Answer: Copyright © 2012 Kelly Mott

3 Practice 1 Order Least to Greatest: 2 4 12 3 7 6 12 Answer:

5 Practice 2 Order Least to Greatest: 2 5 10 8 3 10 5 Answer:

4 Practice 3 Order Least to Greatest: 2 6 8 7 1 8 4 Answer:

6 Practice 4 Order Least to Greatest: 5 2 3 1 6 3 6 Answer:

Ordering GREATEST to LEAST

3 Practice 1 Order Greatest to Least: 2 1 6 3 1 6 3 Answer:

3 Practice 2 Order Greatest to Least: 2 4 9 8 1 9 3 Answer:

8 Practice 3 Order Greatest to Least: 3 1 4 3 5 4 8 Answer: