# Comparisons using equivalent fractions

## Interactive practice questions

We are going to compare the two fractions $\frac{1}{4}$14 and $\frac{1}{2}$12.

a

Turn $\frac{1}{2}$12 into a fraction in quarters.

b

Now compare $\frac{1}{4}$14 and $\frac{1}{2}$12

$\frac{1}{4}>\frac{1}{2}$14>12

A

$\frac{1}{4}=\frac{1}{2}$14=12

B

$\frac{1}{4}<\frac{1}{2}$14<12

C

$\frac{1}{4}>\frac{1}{2}$14>12

A

$\frac{1}{4}=\frac{1}{2}$14=12

B

$\frac{1}{4}<\frac{1}{2}$14<12

C
Easy
Less than a minute

We are going to compare the two fractions $\frac{1}{8}$18 and $\frac{1}{4}$14.

We are going to compare the two fractions $\frac{1}{10}$110 and $\frac{1}{5}$15.

We are going to compare the two fractions $\frac{2}{6}$26 and $\frac{1}{3}$13.

### Outcomes

#### NA3-1

Use a range of additive and simple multiplicative strategies with whole numbers, fractions, decimals, and percentages.