Fractions can be part of our daily life, so it’s very important that we understand fractions and use them to learn information.

Today we are going to compare fractions within word problems. The problems will require you to compare two different fractions from a real life situation. Ensure you read the problems very carefully.

Follow the link below. Read each question very carefully and show your working out and answers in your book. Think about what strategies you might use to solve the problems.

http://www.ixl.com/math/grade-6/compare-fractions-word-problems