5.03 Fractions on a number line

Lesson

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.

Learn

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

Apply

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

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