Equivalent Fractions Worksheets And Lessons
What are equivalent fractions?
When two or more than two fractions have the same value, then they are called the equivalent fractions. Equivalent fractions are the parts of the same whole with different numerator and denominator but represent the same parts of the whole.
For example, 1/2 means half of an object such as half of an apple or half of a pizza. Now 2/4 means half too, but this contain different numerator and denominators. Hence 1/2 and 2/4 are equivalent fractions. To get perfect on this skill, kids can use equivalent fractions worksheets to practice it.
There can be many types of worksheets on equivalent fractions, such as finding two or three equivalent fractions to a given fractions, finding if two given fractions are equivalent or not and finding equivalent fractions from a group of fractions.
All it comes to the basic knowledge of the concept. Make sure kids know greatest common factor of numbers and know how to reduce fractions into lowest terms.
Key explanation on the concept of the equivalent fractions:
Below is a basic lesson explaining the concept of equivalent fractions. You can copy and paste this sheet to a word document file and from there you can print it easily.
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