Comparing fractions and %

Comparing fractions and decimals: shapes

Exercise in expressing the shaded areas of shapes as fractions and decimals.

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Worksheet: Comparing fractions and decimals - shapes

        N2/L1.3 Recognise equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals (eg 50% = ½ or 0.25 = 1/4) and use these to find part or whole-number quantities.

        Practice expressing parts of shapes as fractions and equivalent decimals.