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Recognising Fractions of Shapes (1)

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

'Recognising Fractions of Shapes (1)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions

Curriculum subtopic:   Recognise Fractions

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

These shapes are a quarter-shaded (¼) because the shaded part is one part out of four EQUAL parts.

 

1/4 shaded                                     
             

 

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

 

3/4 shaded            

 

 

This shape is 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 is a half-shaded (½).

 

1/2 shaded            

 

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

 

1/3 shaded           

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                     

1/2

1/3

1/4

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

      

1/2

1/3

1/4

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

1/2

1/4

1/3

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                                  

1/2

1/4

1/3

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                              

1/2

1/4

1/3

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

        

1/2

1/3

1/4

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                            

1/2

1/4

1/3

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                                          

3/4

1/4

1/3

1/2

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

 

1/2

1/3

1/4

3/4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

1/2

1/3

1/4

3/4

  • Question 1

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                     

CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 4 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 2

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

      

CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 4 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 3

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
1/3
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 3 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 4

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                                  

CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 4 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 5

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                              

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 2 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 6

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

        

CORRECT ANSWER
1/4
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 4 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 7

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                            

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
2 parts out of 4 equal parts are shaded blue.
This is the same as 1 part out of 2.
  • Question 8

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

                                          

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 2 equal parts is shaded blue.
  • Question 9

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3/4
EDDIE SAYS
3 parts out of 4 equal parts are shaded blue.
  • Question 10

What fraction of this shape is shaded blue?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
1/3
EDDIE SAYS
1 part out of 3 equal parts is shaded blue.
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