N1c – Equivalent fractions and simplifying fractions

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Prerequisites
  • The ability to multiply and divide whole numbers is required.

Skills drill: Identifying proper and improper fractions on a number line

Part 1 – Equivalent fractions

Teacher resources for Part 1

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Links to past exam and UKMT questions

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Part 2 – Simplifying fractions

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Part 3 – Converting between improper fractions and mixed numbers

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Interactive GeoGebra activity: Improper fractions and mixed numbers

Use this applet to help you visualise improper fractions as mixed numbers.

With thanks to Gareth Daniels, whose Improper Fractions worksheet is available here. Material modified and embedded here under the CC-BY-SA 3.0 license.

Unlimited practice questions: Converting improper fractions into mixed numbers

In the real world

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