Marking fractions on a number line above 1
In this lesson you will learn to think about fractions called mixed numbers, like 8 ½ or 6 ¾.
Often, we think of fractions as parts of a shape, but fractions are also numbers.
This lesson will help you understand how to find and place fractions on a number line.
In this video we will learn to place mixed numbers on a number line. We’ll compare 3 children’s ages and work out who is the oldest.
In this second video, you'll learn to recognise fractions placed in different places on a number line.
This worksheet will help you to practise finding and naming mixed numbers greater than 1 on a number line.
In question 1, do the same rules with mixed numbers apply to height? Yes! The height chart is just a vertical number line.
With this next activity, build your confidence in finding, naming and placing mixed numbers on a number line.
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