# Worksheet: Comparing Proper Fractions

In this worksheet, we will practice comparing between fractions using the common denominator strategy and how to compare the numerators of equivalent fractions.

**Q3: **

The table show the temperature over 15 days. Is the number of days with temperatures over 8 degrees Celsius equal to the number of days with temperatures below 8 degrees Celsius?

7 | 1 | 7 | 9 | 12 |

2 | 3 | 5 | 12 | 9 |

12 | 8 | 12 | 0 | 11 |

- AFalse
- BTrue

**Q4: **

Which is longer, of a mile or of a mile?

- A of a mile
- B of a mile

**Q6: **

William and Michael were playing darts. William made 10 out of 16 shots, and Michael missed 6 out of 20 shots. Who is better at throwing darts?

- AWilliam
- BMichael

**Q7: **

Complete using , or .

- A
- B
- C

**Q9: **

.

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- B
- C
- D

**Q10: **

.

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Q11: **

Given that , complete the following using , , or : .

- A
- B
- C

**Q12: **

Complete using or .

- A
- B

**Q13: **

A school conducted a survey to find out how students usually travel to school. The results are shown in the table.

Mode of Transport | Walk | School bus | Travel with parents | Travel with friends |
---|---|---|---|---|

Fraction of Students |

Which is the most popular mode of transport?

- ATravel with friends
- BTravel with parents
- CSchool bus
- DWalk

**Q14: **

Which of is the greatest?

- A
- B
- C
- D

**Q15: **

The table shows the fraction of Internet users that have done each activity online. Which activity was reported most often?

Activity | Searching for information | Checking the weather | Downloading music | Writing or reading a blog |
---|---|---|---|---|

Fraction of Internet Users |

- Achecking the weather
- Bwriting or reading a blog
- Csearching for information
- Ddownloading music

**Q16: **

A group of people were asked what their favorite sport was. Given that of the people picked football, of the people picked baseball, and of the people picked basketball, determine which sport is favored by the greatest number of people.

- Afootball
- Bbasketball
- Cbaseball

**Q17: **

Complete using or .

- A
- B

**Q19: **

Complete using , or .

- A
- B
- C

**Q20: **

Complete using , or .

- A
- B
- C

**Q21: **

Complete using , , or .

- A
- B
- C