Equivalent Fractions Worksheet

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121.

Which fraction is equivalent to 1?

a. | $\frac{1}{5}$ | ||

b. | $1\frac{2}{5}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{7}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{5}{5}$ |

From the choices,

So, the fraction

Correct answer : (4)

122.

Choose the figures which represent the equivalent fractions.

a. | Figures 3 and 4 | ||

b. | Figures 2 and 4 | ||

c. | Figures 1 and 3 | ||

d. | Figures 1 and 2 |

The fraction that represents the shaded part of figure 2 is

The fraction that represents the shaded part of figure 3 is

The fraction that represents the shaded part of figure 4 is

So, the fractions given by the figures 3 and 4 are equivalent.

Correct answer : (1)

123.

Are the fractions represented by the figures equivalent?

a. | No | ||

b. | Yes |

The fraction that represents the shaded part in the 1

The total number of parts in the 2

The fraction that represents the shaded part in the 2

So, the fractions given by the two figures are not equivalent.

Correct answer : (1)

124.

If the fractions $\frac{3}{5}$ and $\frac{12}{\mathrm{?}}$ are equivalent fractions, find the missing value.

a. | 23 | ||

b. | 22 | ||

c. | 20 | ||

d. | 19 |

So, the numerator and the denominator of the first fraction are multiplied or divided by a common number, to give the second fraction.

The numerator of the second fraction is obtained by multiplying the numerator of the first fraction by 4, i.e., 3 × 4 = 12.

So, the denominator of the first fraction should also be multiplied by the same number, 4.

The denominator of the second fraction = 5 × 4 = 20.

So, the missing value is 20.

Correct answer : (3)

125.

Are the fractions $\frac{5}{35}$ and $\frac{3}{21}$ equivalent?

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No |

Divide the numerator and denominator of

Both

So, the two fractions are equivalent fractions.

Correct answer : (1)

126.

Find the missing value in $\frac{2}{14}$ = $\frac{\mathrm{?}}{7}$ .

a. | 3 | ||

b. | 4 | ||

c. | 1 | ||

d. | 2 |

[Given expression.]

It is given that these two fractions are equivalent.

So, the numerator and the denominator of the first fraction are multiplied or divided by a common number, to give the resultant fraction.

7 =

The denominator of the resultant fraction is obtained when you divide the denominator of the first fraction by 7.

So, the numerator of the first fraction should also be divided by the same number, 2.

The numerator of the resultant fraction =

So, the missing value is 1.

Correct answer : (3)

127.

Say whether the fractions represented by the figures are equivalent or not.

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No |

So, the fraction represented by this figure is

The total number of parts in the second figure is 4 and the shaded parts in it are 2.

So, the fraction represented by this figure is

So, the fractions represented by the two figures are equivalent.

Correct answer : (1)

128.

Which of the following is an equivalent to $\frac{15}{20}$?

a. | $\frac{4}{3}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{3}{4}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{1}{4}$ |

[Given fraction.]

=

[Divide 15 and 20 by their common factor 5.]

Correct answer : (3)

129.

Which of the following fractions is equivalent to $\frac{1}{3}$?

a. | $\frac{3}{9}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{4}{9}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{2}{9}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{5}{9}$ |

[Given fraction.]

An equivalent of a fraction is obtained, by multiplying or dividing the numerator and the denominator of a given fraction, by a common number.

Multiply the numerator and the denominator of the fraction by 1, 2, 3, . . .

So,

Correct answer : (1)

130.

Are the fractions represented by the figures equivalent?

a. | Yes | ||

b. | No |

The fraction represented by the figure 2 is

So, the two fractions represented by figure 1 and figure 2 are equivalent.

Correct answer : (1)