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Find the Fractions

In this worksheet, students find simple fractions of a number of objects.

'Find the Fractions' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 1

Curriculum topic:  Number: Fractions

Curriculum subtopic:  Recognise Fractions

Difficulty level:  

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Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet children must find a simple fraction of a number of objects.

 

Example

How many apples will be there in one third of the number of apples below?

   

   

   

 

Answer

To find one third of a number of objects we divide them into 3 groups.

 

   

 

 

   

 

 

   

 

There are 4 apples in each group so one third of 12 is 4

This is the same as working out 12 ÷ 3 = 4

 

To find one half of a number, we divide by 2.

To find one quarter of a number, we divide by 4.

To find one fifth of a number, we divide by 5.

To find one sixth of a number, we divide by 6.

How many strawberries will be there in half the number of strawberries below?

 

How many strawberries will be there in one quarter the number of strawberries below?

 

How many strawberries will be there in one third the number of strawberries below?

 

How many strawberries will be there in one sixth the number of strawberries below?

 

How many carrots will be there in half the number of carrots below?

 

How many carrots will be there in one quarter of the number of carrots below?

 

How many carrots will be there in one third of the number of carrots below?

 

How many carrots will be there in one sixth of the number of carrots below?

 

How many peaches will be there in half the number of peaches below?

 

     

     

     

How many watermelons will be there in one quarter the number of melons below?

 

     

     

  • Question 1

How many strawberries will be there in half the number of strawberries below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
6
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 2 groups.
12 ÷ 2 = 6.
  • Question 2

How many strawberries will be there in one quarter the number of strawberries below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 4 groups.
12 ÷ 4 = 3.
  • Question 3

How many strawberries will be there in one third the number of strawberries below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 3 groups.
12 ÷ 3 = 4.
  • Question 4

How many strawberries will be there in one sixth the number of strawberries below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 6 groups.
12 ÷ 6 = 2.
  • Question 5

How many carrots will be there in half the number of carrots below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 2 groups.
8 ÷ 2 = 4.
  • Question 6

How many carrots will be there in one quarter of the number of carrots below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 4 groups.
8 ÷ 4 = 2.
  • Question 7

How many carrots will be there in one third of the number of carrots below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 3 groups.
9 ÷ 3 = 3.
  • Question 8

How many carrots will be there in one sixth of the number of carrots below?

 

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 6 groups.
18 ÷ 6 = 3.
  • Question 9

How many peaches will be there in half the number of peaches below?

 

     

     

     

CORRECT ANSWER
9
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 2 groups.
18 ÷ 2 = 9.
  • Question 10

How many watermelons will be there in one quarter the number of melons below?

 

     

     

CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide into 4 groups.
12 ÷ 4 = 3.
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