Fractions

What is a fraction?

Summary of what a fraction is.

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What is a fraction?

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Factsheet: What is a fraction?

  • N2/E3.1 Read, write and understand common fractions in words and figures.
  • N2/E3.2 Recognise and use equivalent forms.
  • Introduction to parts of a whole.
  • Visual exemplification of a whole divided into equal parts.