Simplifying Fractions  Missing Numbers  Equivalent Fractions  Number Lines!! (with white boards)  Word Problems (oh yeah!!) 

1001/2
What is the simplest form of 8/16?

1005
1/4 = ?/20

1001/2, 4/8, 2/4, etc.
Name two equivalent fractions that describe the fraction shown in the picture. http://www.helpingwithmath.com/images/fractions/Eighth04.png

100Teacher check.
Draw a number line divided up into ninths. It must be correctly labeled.

100He needs find an equivalent fraction for 3/4. By multiplying the numerator by 3 and the denominator by 3, he finds out that he needs 9/12 cup of flour.
DOUBLE POINTS!!
Josue is baking a cake. His recipe tells him to add 3/4 cup of flour. However, his measuring cup is labeled in twelves. How can Josue figure out how much flour to use?

2002/3
What is the simplest form of 4/6?

20010
2/3= ?/15

2002/8; 3/12; 4/16
What is a fraction equivalent to 1/4?

200Teacher check.
Draw a number line divided up into tenths. Label 3/5.

200You need to find the GCF for 24, 16. It is 4. This tells you that there will be four markers in each group. To find out how many groups you will you have, you divide each number by the GCF.
You will have 6 green groups.
You will have 4 red groups.
DOUBLE POINTS!!!
Joseline decides to spend her Saturday organizing her markers. She has 24 green markers and 16 red markers. She wants to have the same number of markers in each group and does not want to mix colors. What is the greatest number of markers she can have in each group? How many groups of each marker will she have?

3001/3
What is the simplest form of 5/15?

3001
8/16 = ?/2

3002/12; 3/18
What is a fraction equivalent to 1/6?

3003/8 should be labeled.
Label 6/16 on this number line. http://www.kwiznet.com/images/questions/grade5/numberline_eighths.gif

3004/72 tickets were given away.
In simplest form, this is 1/18.
Kaleb, Diego, Barron, and Chris won tickets to the Texans game this weekend. At the time that they won, there were only 72 tickets left. Write a fraction in simplest form for the amount of tickets that were given away.

400He got 6/54 wrong.
Simplest form: 1/9
There are 54 questions in a test. If a student 4 multiple choice questions and 2 extended response questions, what part of the test did he get wrong? Write in simplest form.

4003
8/24 = 1/?

400B: 3/12
After returning from Gamestop, Chris and Kaleb had bought 12 new video games. Chris' mother told them that it would be kind to share 1/4 with Chris' younger cousin. What fraction is equivalent to 1/4?
A: 3/8 B: 3/12 C: 4/12 D: 2/12

400Points should be between 7/10 and 8/10 for 0.75, and at 8/10 for 4/5.
Draw a number line divided into tenths. Label 0.75 and 4/5.

400A: 4/8
The Bravo family ate 8/16 of a pizza one night. The next night they ate the same amount of pizza. What fraction represents the amount of pizza the Bravo family ate the second night?
A: 4/8 B: 3/4 C: 1/4 D: 2/3

5002/3
Elisabeth bought one foot of fabric for a part of the Halloween costume she was making. She uses 8 inches of the fabric for the costume. What part of the fabric did she use? Write in simplest form.

50012
3/8 = ?/32

5003/4; 18/24
What is a fraction equivalent to 9/12?

500Points at 3/6 and 1/6.
Draw a number line divided into sixths. Label 3/18 and 12/24.

5001/5 for the green pears. 9/20 for the read pears.
Alexa picked up fallen pears from a pear tree in her yard. She picked up 8 green ones, 14 that
were changing from green to red, and 18 that were red. What
fraction in simplest form names the green pears? What
fraction in simplest form names the red pears?
