## Tuesday, 26 September 2017

### Fraction Problems.

 Walt: Use repeated copying to solve simple problems using RatiosWalt: Use multiplication and division to solve fraction problems

 Problem Division Multiplication Word Answer There are 20 sweets in a packet. How many are there in 1/4 a packet? 20÷4=5 4x 5=20 5 sweets in ¼ of a packet. A fish is 15cm long. The tail is ⅕ of the fish. How long is the tail? 15÷5=3 5x3=15 The tail is 3 cm long. There are 18 slices of ham in a packet. Mum uses 1/6 to make the lunch, how much is left? 18÷6=3 6x3=18 She there 3 slices of ham left. Mrs Carter gets 30 new books. She lends 1/3 of them to Miss Young. How many books does she lend to Miss Young? 30÷3=10 3x10=30 She sent 10 books to Miss Young. There were 35 people waiting for their turn on the Ferris Wheel. ⅕ got sick of waiting and left. How many are still waiting? 35÷5=7 5x7=35 There are 7 people still waiting. There are 24 students in the class. Only ¾  have brought their permission slips back. How many have brought their permission slips back? 24÷4=6 4x6=24 6 people have bought there There are 45 biscuits in the packet. ⅖ of them are broken. How many are broken? 45÷5=9 5x9=45 There are 9 biscuits broken.

## Monday, 25 September 2017

### Fractions

Walt: Solve word problems with fractions

Walt: Use multiplication and division to solve fraction problems
 8 divided by 4=2 15 divided by 3=5 16 divided by 4=4 18 divided by 3=6 5 divided by 4=20 3 x 10 = 30 3/4 4/16 2/3 20 divided by 4= 5 3/4 3x5=15 4x5=20 1/10