Victorian Curriculum Year 4 - 2021 Edition
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5.02 Mixed numbers and improper fractions
Lesson

Are you ready?

Let's review how to identify a fraction using the shaded area of a shape.

Which of the following shows $\frac{1}{10}$110 of the area of the shape shaded?

  1. A

    B

    C

    D

    A

    B

    C

    D

Learn

How to write and read mixed numbers. 

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Question 1

Write $2$2 and $2$2 thirds as a mixed number:

  1. $\editable{}\frac{\editable{}}{\editable{}}$

Learn

This video looks at how to change a mixed number into an improper fraction, or an improper fraction to a mixed number. 

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Question 2

Rewrite $4\frac{1}{2}$412 as an improper fraction.

Question 3

Rewrite $\frac{11}{3}$113 as a mixed number.

 

Remember!

The whole number component of a mixed number tells you how many wholes there are.  

 

Outcomes

VCMNA158

Count by quarters, halves and thirds, including with mixed numerals. Locate and represent these fractions on a number line

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