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Recognise Fractions of Shapes

In this worksheet, students will state the fraction of a shape that is shaded.

'Recognise Fractions of Shapes' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise Fractions

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

These shapes have a quarter shaded (¼) because the shaded part is one part out of four equal parts.

 

1/4 shaded          quarter              quarter             
             

 

This shape has three quarters shaded (¾) because the shaded part is three parts out of four equal parts.

 

3/4 shaded            three quarters

 

 

This shape has two quarters shaded (2/4) because the shaded part is two parts out of four equal parts. But it is better to say that it has half shaded (½).

 

1/2 shaded            half shaded

 

This shape has one third shaded (1/3) because the shaded part is one part out of three equal parts.

 

1/3 shaded           one third shaded

 

Are you happy with all those? If you're not too sure, go back and have another look at the shaded shapes before starting the questions.

That way, you'll be a super maths wizard!

 

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