Particular PipesConstruct the pipes using a set number of pieces with lengths given as fractions, decimals or percentages 
This is level 3: the lengths of the pipe pieces are fractions. Drag the pieces to the pipes.
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Level 1  The lengths of the pipe pieces are decimals
Level 2  The lengths of the pipe pieces are percentages
Level 3  The lengths of the pipe pieces are fractions
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Drag the coloured pipe parts onto the dotted areas to the left of the taps.
If you want to clear the pipe parts you have positioned incorrectly simply click on the tap.
$$ 100\% = 1 $$ $$ 0.5 = 50\% = \frac12 $$ $$ 0.\bar3 = 33\frac13\% = \frac13 $$ $$ 0.25 = 25\% = \frac14 $$ $$ 0.2 = 20\% = \frac15 $$ $$ 0.1 = 10\% = \frac{1}{10} $$You may also want to use a calculator to check your working. See Calculator Workout skill ##.
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