What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types


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What kind of a fraction is 5/4?

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1. What kind of a fraction is 6 1/3?

2. Which of the fractions below is a like fraction to 3/4?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The multiple-choice questions on this quiz and worksheet will ask you to identify different kinds of fractions and understand like fractions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This fractions quiz is meant to test your ability to:

  • Recognize the type of fraction in a given example
  • Find a fraction's like fraction
  • Understand fractions in relation to pies

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most relevant information from the lesson on fractions
  • Problem solving - use this information to calculate a fraction's like fraction
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast the different kinds of fractions
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained about fractions

Additional Learning

If you want to know more about the types of fractions, the lesson What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types can teach you about the following topics:

  • The definition of 'fraction'
  • Numerators and denominators
  • Types of fractions and examples of those types