Question 1

If you can't see the images above it may be because you do not have a recent version of the Flash Player installed or that your device (such as the iPad) cannot show Flash diagrams.

A fraction sorting activity which does not require Flash can be found here.

#### Four Colour Theorem

This mathematical activity involves colouring in! That makes a change. Using the paint bucket tool can you flood fill the regions so that no two adjacent regions are the same colour?

## Fraction Line Challenge

Here is a versions of a fractions sorting activity involving vulgar and decimal fractions. It can be used in different ways, by individuals or groups and with different levels of support (calculator, fraction wall chart etc).

Fractions can be compared by considering the meaning of the numerator and denominator values. A Fraction Wall may help. Alternatively the fractions could be converted to decimals for easier sorting with the help of the Decimals Line.

Vinculum is an online challenge for students in which they have to find a series of fractions each larger than the precious fraction but less than one.

There are many more fraction activities, visual aids and lesson starters on our Fractions topic page.

Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for those learning Mathematics anywhere in the world. Click here to enter your comments.

For Students:

For All: