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Fractions

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3rd grade fraction vocabulary

3rd grade fraction vocabulary

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  • 1. Comparing Fractions
  • 2. Fraction
    When something is divided into equal parts, each part is a fraction
    “something” can be one thing or a group of things
    Fractional part of a whole
    Fractional part of group
  • 3. A fraction has 2 parts
    Numerator
    Denominator
  • 4. Numerator
    The top number in a fraction.
    It tell how many you are “talking about”
    ¾
    3 is the numerator
  • 5. Denominator
    The bottom number in a fraction
    It tells into how many parts the “something” has been divided.
    ¾ 4 is the denominator
    “Dino lives in the basement”
  • 6.
  • 7. When comparing fractions:
    If the denominators are the same, the larger numerator is the larger fraction.
    2/5 4/5
    Both fractions have the denominator of 5
    Since 4 is larger than 2:
    2/5 < 4/5
  • 8. When the numerators are the same:
    The fraction with the largest denominator is the smallest fraction
    ½ > ¼
    Since both fractions have the same numerator, the fraction with the smallest denominator (2) is the biggest

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