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5.03 Fractions on a number line

Lesson

Are you ready?

Let's try this problem to help us remember how to locate a fraction on a number line. 

Plot $\frac{1}{10}$110 on the number line.

  1. 01

Learn

Let's look at how to plot fractions on a number line. 

Apply

Plot $\frac{4}{3}$43 on the number line.

  1. 012

 

Remember!

The denominator shows how many parts make the whole.

The numerator is the number of parts within this fraction.

A mixed fraction includes a whole number and a fraction.

 

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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