Video: Understanding the Number of Parts in a Whole

Liam has two thirds of an orange. Does he have more or less than a whole orange?

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Liam has two-thirds of an orange. Does he have more or less than a whole orange?

To help answer this question, we could shade two-thirds of our circle. Liam has two-thirds of an orange. We’ve coloured two-thirds of our circle. As there is still one third which is not shaded, Liam has less than a whole orange. Two-thirds is less than one whole orange.

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