What are equivalent fractions?
Equivalent fractions are fractions that look different, but are equal to each other.
Some examples are the lemons in the intro slide. The first one is half a lime, half a lemon, then it's in quarters, lastly it's in eighths. 1/2, 2/4, and 4/8 are equal to each other.
Here are some example problems to see if you have understand equivalent fractions.
make a fraction equivalent to 5/9 using multiplication.
Make a fraction equivalent to 15/60 using division.
Make a fraction equivalent to 1/2 using multiplication.
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