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Ch 3: 3rd Grade Math: Understanding Fractions & Decimals

About This Chapter

Provide your 3rd grader with extra guidance about fractions and decimals using this chapter. Designed by experienced educators, our lessons offer a comprehensive resource that can supplement classroom learning, help students get ready for a test or complete an assignment, or help the parents of home-schooled students teach their students about these topics.

3rd Grade Math: Understanding Fractions & Decimals - Chapter Summary

In this chapter, go over fractions and decimals with your 3rd grade students. The learning materials offered on our site give young learners, parents, and teachers a convenient way to review these math concepts. With a laptop, desktop, tablet, or smartphone, students can easily go over lessons on numerators and denominators, place value with decimals, different types of fractions, and more. No matter where you are, our site gives young learners secure access to the help they need to understand these math concepts

Chapter Topics

  • Understanding fractions
  • Working with denominators and numerators
  • Solving problems with mixed numbers
  • Defining equivalent fractions
  • Evaluating fractions that have like denominators
  • Writing and understanding decimals to the hundredths place
  • Converting fractions to decimals

7 Lessons in Chapter 3: 3rd Grade Math: Understanding Fractions & Decimals
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Fractions: Lesson for Kids

1. Fractions: Lesson for Kids

A fraction gives information using two parts. In this lesson, you'll learn the two parts of a fraction and what they mean. You'll also learn how to read a fraction.

Numerator & Denominator Lesson for Kids

2. Numerator & Denominator Lesson for Kids

When we divide a whole into parts, we use fractions. There are all kinds of fractions: 1/2, 2/3, 3/4, and they all have something in common, a number above the line and another below. Let's learn about fractions and their numerators and denominators now.

What Are Mixed Numbers? - Definition & Examples

3. What Are Mixed Numbers? - Definition & Examples

This lesson will give the definition of mixed numbers and explain the purpose mixed numbers serve. It will also provide plenty of examples to ensure complete understanding of this concept.

What are Equivalent Fractions? - Definition & Examples

4. What are Equivalent Fractions? - Definition & Examples

In this lesson, you'll review some fraction terminology and then learn what equivalent fractions are. Afterward, you can test your new knowledge with a brief quiz.

Comparing Fractions With Like Denominators: Lesson for Kids

5. Comparing Fractions With Like Denominators: Lesson for Kids

When we compare things in math, we may say that something is equal to, greater than or less than something else. In this lesson, you will learn how to compare fractions with like denominators.

How to Read & Write Decimals to the Hundredths Place: Lesson for Kids

6. How to Read & Write Decimals to the Hundredths Place: Lesson for Kids

Decimal numbers can look funny and sometimes be confusing. In this lesson, you will learn how to read and write decimal numbers to the hundredths place.

Fractions to Decimals: Lesson for Kids

7. Fractions to Decimals: Lesson for Kids

In this lesson, you'll learn how fractions and decimals represent parts of a whole. You'll also learn how to convert fractions into decimals and practice with a few examples.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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