I have been mining the twitterverse looking for helpful images/tricks of fractions. Hopefully some will get you thinking or help you better understand a concept. Check them out.

trick for adding/subtracting

Yum!

Can you solve the following Lego problems?

use the legend above to help solve

Task:

1.Think of your favourite food

2. Find a recipe (with at least 3-5 fractions in it) and take a screenshot.

3. Copy into explain everything.

4. Suppose you had to triple the recipe, what would the new quantities be for each ingredient?

5. What if you had to divide the recipe in half?

6. Try your best to show your thinking, remember that you can always add an oral explanation to enhance your communication.

http://onlinemschool.com/math/assistance/fraction/transform/

Fraction converter calculator.

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https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-fourth-grade-math/cc-4th-fractions-topic/cc-4th-mixed-numbers/v/changing-an-improper-fraction-to-a-mixed-number

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https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/fractions-pre-alg/mixed-numbers-pre-alg/v/converting-mixed-numbers-to-improper-fractions How to convert mixed fractions to improper fractions.

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http://www.mathsisfun.com/improper-fractions.html

Shows you the easiest way to Converte Improper Fractions to Mixed Fractions,

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http://matdl.org/failurecases/Bridge_Collapse_Cases/Quebec_Bridge.html#Aftermath

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ggYdPef3Nuk

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