# fractions

posted by lisa

How can i draw fraction strips to show that 2/5 is equal to 6/15

1. drwls

Line up a 5-section strip alongside a 15-section strip. Each one of the 5-strip sections will be alongside three of the 15-strip sections.

Two 1/5 strips will line up with six 1/15 strips.

2. Anonymous

12/45

3. nicole

5/6=15/

4. star

line up together and shade 2 parts in for 2/5 and for 6/15 shade in 6 parts for 6/15

5. kit Kate

1/3 is equivalent to 4/12 also 2/5 hope that helped a little

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