Grade 5 / Number Sense and Numeration: Representing, Comparing, and Ordering Fractions
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Equivalent Fractions
Minds On Activity
1. 
a) 
Use a rectangle to show the fraction .

b) 
Use your rectangle model to show that is equivalent to . Explain what you did.


c) 
Use your rectangle model to show another fraction that is equivalent to . Explain what you did.


2. 
How do you know that and are not equivalent fractions? 