Vocabulary
Making a Fraction
Word Problems
Name that Fraction
100

The number under the fraction line that tells how many equal parts the whole is broken into.

The Denominator

100

Draw a fraction representing 2/3

100

Luna had 24 dollars. She spent 12 dollars. What fraction did she spend?

1/2 or 12/24

100

The fraction at A on the number line. 2/6

200

The number above the fraction line that tells how many parts of the whole we have.

The Numerator

200

Draw a fraction representing 1/4.

200

Mrs. Arway made pizza for her family. There were 12 slices. Mr. Arway ate 4 slices. Mrs. Arway ate 3 slices. Ellie ate 1 slice. What fraction of the pizza did they eat in all?

8/12

200 3/8

300

A number that shows equal parts of a whole.

Fraction

300

Draw a fraction representing 5/10

300

There are 6 rows of chairs in the cafeteria. Three of the rows are EMPTY. What fraction of the rows of chairs are EMPTY?

3/6

300

The fraction at this point on the number line. 3/4

400

The line between the numerator and denominator of a fraction

Fraction bar

400

Draw a fraction representing 10/20

400

Antonio has a total of 12 library books on his desk. 2 of the books are about Star Wars. What fraction of Antonio's library books are about Star Wars?

2/12 or 1/6

400

The fraction represented by this model. 8/8

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