Tuesday, December 15, 2009

Fraction Fun-HOMEWORK tonight!

Race to a WHOLE

"Showdown at the Fraction Corral"

HOMEWORK QUESTION FOR DECEMBER 15th:

A) If you were a fraction, which one would you be and why?

B)Name ONE fraction that is EQUIVALENT to yours.

1. A) I would choose to be 2/8, because this is the PERFECT amount of pizza for a hungry 3rd grade tummy!

B) An equivelant fraction to 2/8 is 1/4.

2. I would be 10/10 because when I get pizza,I eat the whole thing.

A number EQUIVELENT fraction to myn is 100/100.

3. a}I would be 16/16 because I sold 16/16 boxes of toys

An equal fraction of 16/16 is8/8

4. A)I would like to be 3/9 because candy for me and my sisters would end up with an equal amount.

B)An equivalent fraction would be 1/3 because it is a third of the total.

5. A)I would be 2/4 because thats how many books I have.

B) 1/2 would be equivelant to 2/4.

6. A]I would have 5/10 because that is a number my friend is in soccer.

b]An equivalent fraction is 1/2 because it is half.

7. i would be 3/6 because i eat 3 out of 6 bread stix from pizza hut.
1/2 is equuivelant because they are both one half.

8. A)I would have 12/12 because I want to eat a whole hershey's chocolate bar.

B)16/16 is an equivalent fraction to 12/12

9. A-I whant to be a 1 whole because 1 whole of a donut may fill me up but 5 wholes will fill me up.

B-1 whole is the same as 4/4

10. A) I would be 1 whole because I would want to go ice skating for 1 whole day.

B) the equivalent fraction can be 4/4 or any number divided by itself

11. i would be 5/10 because thoes are my favorit number

my eauivalent fraction is 1/2

12. A) I would be 20/20 because that is how much scoops of ice cream I would want

B)20/20 is equal to 10/10

13. #4 I would be 6/6 because 6 is my favorite number.
6/6 is equivlent to 1/1

14. I would be 8/10 because if someone gave 8/10 of their money,I would get a lot of money

I could also say 4/5

15. A. If I was a fraction I would like to be 1/2 because I like to be cut in half.

B. 6/12 is equal to 1/2.

16. A: I would be 2/7 because that's how many continents I have been to and how many I can think of right now.

B:another fraction for 2/7 is 4/14.

17. A)I would be 2/7 because that is how many continentsI have been to.

B)Another fraction for2/7 is 4/14.

18. I would like to eat 8/8 of the pizza because I like pizza alot.a)

An equivalent fraction to 8/8 is 1/1.b)

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