Shading Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (1)

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

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Curriculum subtopic:   Know Fraction-Decimal-Percentage Equivalents

Difficulty level:

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.

1

1/10

10

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

3/5

3 tenths

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

3/5

3 tenths

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

2/5

4/5

1/2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

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.

0.6

1/2

5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

1/5

1/2

2

• Question 1

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

What decimal fraction is shaded yellow?

0.6
EDDIE SAYS
6/10 = 0.6
• Question 2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

10
EDDIE SAYS
1/10 = 0.1 = 10%
• Question 3

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

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.

1/2
EDDIE SAYS
5/10 = 1/2
• Question 5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

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.

40
EDDIE SAYS
4/10 = 0.4 = 40%
• Question 7

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

0.4
EDDIE SAYS
4/10 = 0.4
• Question 8

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

0.3
EDDIE SAYS
3/10 = 0.3
• Question 9

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

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.

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