# Fractions Fractions Fractions Here is a whole square There are everyday objects which are

whole. For example, we can have a whole bar of chocolate A fraction is an EQUAL part of a whole object

Whole Fractions Here are more examples of whole objects. Half Fractions When an object is evenly divided into two

each part is called a half 2 parts make the whole object +=1 + =

Half Fractions Here are more examples of whole objects which can be cut into half fractions. Quarter fractions When an object is evenly divided into 4

it becomes a quarter +++=1 + +

+ = Quarter Fractions Here are more examples of fractions

+ + + Questions What fraction of the square is blue?

What fraction of the rectangle is red? Questions What fraction of this circle is red?

What fraction of this circle is blue? Questions How much of this triangle is coloured orange?

How much of this triangle is coloured orange? Questions What fraction of snowmen have green hats? Questions

What fractions of these birds are parrots? KEY POINTS Remember, a fraction is an equal part of one whole We can split shapes, objects and numbers into fractions

We write fractions as