Lesson: Unit Fractions: Halves, Thirds, and QuartersMathematics
In this lesson, we will learn how to write unit fractions representing halves, thirds, and quarters of shapes and use models to relate the fraction to the number of shaded parts and the number of parts in the whole.
Sample Question Videos
Consider the shape shown.
One out of equal parts is shaded.
Pick the fraction that shows how much of the shape has been shaded.
What fraction is shaded?
Charlotte was asked to shade of this rectangle.
She shaded one piece out of four, but her answer was wrong. Explain her mistake.