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Fickle Fractions

Compare pairs of fractions to identify the largest or smallest in order to move through the maze. Earn a trophy for finding the right door.

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\( \frac{16}{23} \)

\( \frac{15}{13} \)


\( \frac{19}{22} \)

\( \frac{10}{14} \)


\( \frac{16}{12} \)

\( \frac{16}{7} \)


\( \frac{6}{8} \)

\( \frac{5}{18} \)


\( \frac{14}{6} \)

\( \frac{17}{14} \)


\( \frac{9}{18} \)

\( \frac{14}{27} \)


\( \frac{16}{12} \)

\( \frac{16}{15} \)


\( \frac{14}{12} \)

\( \frac{18}{8} \)


\( \frac{10}{17} \)

\( \frac{6}{11} \)


\( \frac{6}{9} \)

\( \frac{6}{6} \)


\( \frac{10}{14} \)

\( \frac{9}{5} \)


\( \frac{16}{25} \)

\( \frac{8}{15} \)


\( \frac{7}{13} \)

\( \frac{12}{17} \)


\( \frac{8}{8} \)

\( \frac{13}{15} \)


\( \frac{17}{16} \)

\( \frac{9}{21} \)


\( \frac{15}{14} \)

\( \frac{11}{19} \)


\( \frac{7}{21} \)

\( \frac{14}{15} \)


\( \frac{11}{17} \)

\( \frac{8}{10} \)


\( \frac{14}{18} \)

\( \frac{11}{11} \)


\( \frac{7}{21} \)

\( \frac{14}{13} \)


This is Fickle Fractions level 5. You can also try:
Level 1 Level 2 Level 3 Level 4

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Description of Levels



Level 1 - Compare simple proper fractions with a half

Level 2 - Compare proper fractions where one denominator is a multiple of the other

Level 3 - Compare proper fractions with different denominators (one denominator is not a multiple of the other)

Level 4 - Compare fractions with large numerators and denominators by simplifying the fractions first.

Level 5 - Mixed questions

Fraction Lines - Sort a number of fractions (and decimals and percentages) in a line.

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