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Shading Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (1)

In this worksheet, students identify the fraction, decimal or percentage shaded in a rectangle.

'Shading Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Decimals

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

 

In this rectangle, 3 tenths are shaded green, 6 tenths are shaded yellow and one tenth red.

There are other ways to write these fractions using equivalent fractions, decimals or percentages.

 

Look at this table...

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded yellow?

0.3

0.6

6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What percentage is shaded red?

1

1/10

10

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

3/5

3 tenths

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

3/5

3 tenths

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded green?

2/5

4/5

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What percentage is shaded green?

60

4

40

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

0.6

0.4

4

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

0.6

3

0.3

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

0.6

1/2

5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded red?

1/5

1/2

2

  • Question 1

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.6
  • Question 2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What percentage is shaded red?

CORRECT ANSWER
10
  • Question 3

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
3/5
EDDIE SAYS
The answer is 3/5, which is the same as 6/10.
  • Question 4

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
  • Question 5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
2/5
EDDIE SAYS
The answer is 2/5, which is the same as 4/10
  • Question 6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What percentage is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
40
  • Question 7

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.4
  • Question 8

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.3
  • Question 9

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
The answer is 1/2 because a half of the rectangle is yellow. This is the same as 5/10
  • Question 10

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded red?

CORRECT ANSWER
1/5
EDDIE SAYS
The answer is 1/5, which is the same as 2/10
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