Fractions: How Much is Shaded? (2)

In this worksheet, students decide whether a given fraction of a shape has or has not been shaded.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Fractions

Difficulty level:

QUESTION 1 of 10

This rectangle has been divided into six equal parts and three of them are shaded yellow.

This means that 3/6 (three sixths) of the rectangle has been shaded.

This is the same as one half of the rectangle.

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Three sixths

One sixth

One half

3/6

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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Two sixths

One third

One half

1/4

What fraction of this shape has not been shaded yellow?

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Two sixths

Two thirds

One half

4/6

What fraction of this shape has been shaded red?

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Two sixths

Two thirds

One third

4/6

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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One quarter

Two thirds

3/4

4/6

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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One quarter

Two quarters

2/4

1/2

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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Not sure

Two quarters

2/4

1/2

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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Not sure

Two thirds

2/6

1/3

What fraction of this shape has been shaded green?

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Not sure

Two thirds

2/6

1/2

What fraction of this shape has been shaded red?

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Not sure

Four eighths

2/6

1/2

• Question 1

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Three sixths
One half
3/6
• Question 2

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Two sixths
One third
• Question 3

What fraction of this shape has not been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Two thirds
4/6
• Question 4

What fraction of this shape has been shaded red?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Two sixths
One third
• Question 5

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

3/4
• Question 6

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Two quarters
2/4
1/2
• Question 7

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Not sure
EDDIE SAYS
The sections are not the same size.
• Question 8

What fraction of this shape has been shaded yellow?

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2/6
1/3
• Question 9

What fraction of this shape has been shaded green?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

1/2
• Question 10

What fraction of this shape has been shaded red?

Tick ALL of the possible answers.

Four eighths
1/2
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