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Lesson 3 - Comparing Fractions

To encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about Comparing Fractions, here are some games and interactive activities they can do on their own or in pairs.

Goal

Compare the size of fractions.

Builds Upon

Student Book pages 338-339

Instructions for Use

Comparing Fractions with Like Denominators lets students compare the size of fractions.

To use Comparing Fractions with Like Denominators, click the 'Start' button. Two fractions appear in the text boxes. Click either the 'More Than', 'The Same As' or, the 'Less Than' buttons to make the statement true.

Comparing Fractions with Unlike Denominators lets students compare the size of fractions with unlike denominators.

To use Comparing Fractions with Unlike Denominators, click the 'Start' button. Two fractions appear in the text boxes. Click either the 'More Than', 'The Same As' or, the 'Less Than' buttons to make the statement true.

Comparing Fractions with Unlike Numerators and Denominators lets students compare the size of fractions with unlike numerators and denominators.

To use Comparing Fractions with Unlike Numerators and Denominators, click the 'Start' button. Two fractions appear in the text boxes. Click either the 'More Than', 'The Same As' or, the 'Less Than' buttons to make the statement true.