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Shading Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (2)

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

'Shading Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (2)' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Curriculum subtopic:   Know Fraction-Decimal-Percentage Equivalents

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

 Fraction bar

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...

Fraction table

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded yellow?

0.6

0.3

6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded red?

20

2

4

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

1/2

3 tenths

3/5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

1/2

10 tenths

3/5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded green?

1/2

4/5

2/5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded green?

30

6

60

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

0.3

0.6

6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded red?

0.6

0.3

6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

1/2

0.8

2/5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded yellow?

8/10

40

80

  • Question 1

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.6
EDDIE SAYS
6 out of the ten squares in the fraction bar are shaded yellow, so 0.6 is the decimal fraction.
  • Question 2

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded red?

CORRECT ANSWER
20
EDDIE SAYS
The whole is 20 squares and 4 are shaded red. 4 divided by 20 is 0.2 or 20 percent.
  • Question 3

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
5/10 of the squares are shaded yellow, which reduces to 1/2.
  • Question 4

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
1/2
EDDIE SAYS
10/20 of the squares are shaded yellow, which reduces to 1/2.
  • Question 5

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What fraction is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
2/5
EDDIE SAYS
4 out of the ten squares is shaded green, or 4/10, which reduces to 2/5.
  • Question 6

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
30
EDDIE SAYS
6/20 of the rectangle is shaded green, or 3/10, which is 30 percent.
  • Question 7

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded green?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.3
EDDIE SAYS
6/20, which reduces to 3/10, is shaded green. 3 divided by 10 is 0.3 which is the decimal.
  • Question 8

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What decimal fraction is shaded red?

CORRECT ANSWER
0.3
EDDIE SAYS
6/20 squares, which reduces to 3/10, are shaded red. 3 divided by 10 is 0.3 which is the decimal.
  • Question 9

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

 

What fraction is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
2/5
EDDIE SAYS
8/20 squares, which reduces to 2/5, is shaded yellow.
  • Question 10

Look at the shading in this rectangle.

Fraction bar

 

What percentage is shaded yellow?

CORRECT ANSWER
40
EDDIE SAYS
8/20 squares are shaded yellow, or 2/5, which is 0.4 or 40 percent.
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