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# FRACTION Vocabulary

Question | Answer |
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Equal parts | Dividing a whole into parts that are the same size. |

Halves | Dividing something into two equal parts. |

Thirds | Dividing something into three equal parts. |

Fourths | Dividing something into four equal parts. |

Fifths | Dividing something into five equal parts. |

Sixths | Dividing something into six equal parts. |

Eighths | Dividing something into eight equal parts. |

Ninths | Dividing something into nine equal parts. |

Tenths | Dividing something into ten equal parts. |

Twelfths | Dividing something into twelve equal parts. |

Unit fractions | Fractions where the numerator is 1. |

Area model | A visual representation of fractions using shapes or areas. |

Fraction of a whole | A part of a whole object or quantity expressed as a fraction. |

Fraction bar | A visual representation of fractions using a bar divided into equal parts. |

Fractions on a number line | Representing fractions on a line where each point corresponds to a fraction. |

Equivalent fractions | Fractions that represent the same value or amount. |

Fractions equivalent to 1 | Fractions that are equal to 1 whole. |

Fractions of a group | Fractions that represent a part of a set or group. |

Fractions of a number | Fractions that represent a part of a number. |

Comparing fractions | Determining which fraction is greater, smaller, or equal to another. |

Like denominators | Fractions with the same number in the denominator. |

Like numerators | Fractions with the same number in the numerator. |

Ordering fractions | Arranging fractions from least to greatest or vice versa. |