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189 resources with the concept improper fractions

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How Do You Solve an Equation With Fractions With Different Denominators Using Subtraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A detailed video tutorial on how to solve an equation with fractions with different denominators, this resource could prove to be a valuable tool. This video covers how to deal with fractions as well as how to solve an algebraic equation...
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator by Converting to Improper Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Work through adding mixed fractions by first converting each fraction to an improper fraction. This video details each necessary step, including how to reduce and convert your improper fraction back into a mixed fraction after you have...
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How Do You Subtract Mixed Fractions with Different Denominators by Regrouping?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Are your young mathematicians having trouble with subtracting mixed fractions? Consider this video to supplement your teaching. An instructor explains step-by-step how to subtract mixed fractions with unlike denominators, showing viewers...
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How Do You Find a Rational Number Between Two Fractions?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
So do you really want to know how to find a rational number between two given fractions? The teacher explains how to average the two fractions to find a rational number between the two fractions. There are several steps involved in...
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What's an Improper Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
The instructor explains that an improper fraction is one in which the numerator is greater than the denominator.
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What's a Mixed Number?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A step-by-step explanation about improper fractions being changed into mixed numbers. The instructor uses diagrams in several examples which gives a visual explanation of the equation.
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Renaming Fraction

For Students 4th - 5th
These improper fractions need to be renamed, and young mathematicians are guided through the process to simplify 36 of them here. They change each to a mixed number, sometimes simplifying further to get the fully reduced form. There are...
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Math 7 Study Guide for Number Sense and Operations: Quiz 1

For Students 7th - 8th Standards
This number sense and operations study guide provides notes and explanations as well as practice problems. In order to practice their math skills, learners write fractions as decimals, identify which number set a number belongs to, take...
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Changing Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
There are 33 fractions here, and all of them need to be changed...yet stay the same. Scholars convert improper fractions to mixed numbers and vice versa. Some of the mixed numbers require canceling, which the example demonstrates well....
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Adding Fractions

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
It's all here: uncommon denominators, reducing, improper fractions...mathematicians have their hands full as they complete 16 fraction addition problems. There are two examples showing them the steps required, and each problem guides...
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Add and Subtract With Like Denominators - Homework 5.2

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Give your kids this practice sheet to develop addition and subtraction with like denominators. First, review the two problems broken down at the top of the page. Then, complete the 12 problems that follow. There's a word problem at the...
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Fractions and Rationals

For Students 5th - 8th
Upper elementary and middle schoolers solve 16 types of problems to include writing fractions to represent shaded portions, writing a mixed number to represent certain points on a number line, and changing equivalent mixed numbers to...
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Fraction Lesson 6

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Kids learn how to add fractions that have a common denominator. They go over both the correct and incorrect way to add fractions together, discuss which way is wrong and which is right, then complete a series of practice problems. Mixed...
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Mixed numbers and Improper Fractions

For Teachers 4th - 5th
What do you get when you combine chocolate bars and math? The answer: A great lesson on improper fractions and mixed numbers! Learners discuss the differences between whole numbers and fractions, then use images of scored chocolate bars...
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Fraction Follies

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Explore the multiplication and division process for fractions with this interactive presentation. Through visual fraction problems, your math learners will uncover common assumptions and errors in computing fractions and how to avoid...
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Fractions Forever!

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Middle schoolers identify proper, improper fractions, and mixed numbers.  They reduce fractions to their lowest terms. They add and subtract fractions with different denominators, and multiply and divide fractions, as well as decimal...
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Comparing and Estimating Fractions - Ohio Dept. of Education

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Fourth graders complete fraction estimation and comparisons by studying physical and visual models of fractions. They work in partners to sort index cards into titled fraction groups. They review improper fractions, mixed numbers, and...
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Fractions in Action

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Investigate equivalent fractions with your class. They compare and order fractions. Then they work cooperatively in groups to experiment and problem solve with fractions using a game format. Multiple resources are provided.
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The Roll Out Fractions Game: Comparing Fractions

For Teachers 3rd - 5th Standards
Reinforce the concept of comparing fractions with a hands-on, two-player game that calls for a visual model, score board, and dice. Players roll dice to acquire their given fraction, create the fraction using fraction tiles, then compare...
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How Do You Solve an Equation With Fractions With Different Denominators Using Subtraction?

For Teachers 7th - 9th
A detailed video tutorial on how to solve an equation with fractions with different denominators, this resource could prove to be a valuable tool. This video covers how to deal with fractions as well as how to solve an algebraic equation...
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How Do You Multiply Mixed Numbers?

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Multiply two mixed fractions. First, change them to improper fractions. Now, multiply the numerator times the numerator and the denominator times the denominator. Oh, that's a big number. Reduce it. Now, change it back into a mixed...
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How Do You Add Mixed Fractions with the Same Denominator?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Mixed fractions? Oh, everyone's favorite! Not really. But these two have a common denominator so you can add the whole numbers together and then you can add the fraction parts together. Don't forget to simplify.
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What's a Mixed Number?

For Teachers 4th - 6th
A step-by-step explanation about improper fractions being changed into mixed numbers. The instructor uses diagrams in several examples which gives a visual explanation of the equation.
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Converting Improper Fractions to Mixed Numbers

For Teachers 5th - 8th
How do you convert an improper fraction? This well thought out short, provides a step-by-step process that is easy to follow. Have your students use the steps shown in the video to teach a peer how they convert an improper fraction into...