Express as a Fraction
Express one quantity as a fraction of another, where the fraction could be less than 1 or a mixed number.
This is level 1; Express one quantity as a fraction of another, where the fraction is less than 1.
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Level 1 - Express one quantity as a fraction of another, where the fraction is less than 1.
Level 2 - Express one quantity as a fraction of another, where the fraction is greater than 1 and should be expressed a mixed number.
Fractions Level 1 - Adding two fractions with the same denominators.
Fractions Level 2 - Adding two fractions with a common denominator.
Fractions Level 3 - Adding two fractions with random denominators.
Fractions Level 4 - Subtracting two fractions with the same denominators.
Fractions Level 5 - Subtracting two fractions with a common denominator.
Fractions Level 6 - Subtracting two fractions with random denominators.
Fractions Level 7 - Multiplying two fractions.
Fractions Level 8 - Dividing one fraction by another.
Fractions Level 9 - Mixed fraction calculations.
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