# Order & comparing fractions L1

Quiz by Lee Holness, updated more than 1 year ago
 Created by Lee Holness over 4 years ago
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### Description

Comparing fractions is easier with if they have the same denominator. Comparing fractions with different denominators is harder, it can be easier if you find the 'common denominator'

## Resource summary

### Question 1

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Which of these fractions in the correct order of size, starting with the smallest first?
• 1/2, 1/5, 3/4
• 3/4, 1/2, 1/5
• 1/5, 1/2, 3/4

### Question 2

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A quarter of school leavers last year went into further education and a third went into employment. Which was the more popular option for school leavers, further education or employment?
• further education
• employment

### Question 3

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Half the residents in a street vote for Labour and two fifths vote for the Liberal Democrats. Which is the more popular party?
• half
• two fifths

### Question 4

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On a Saturday night, 3 out of every 10 television viewers prefer to watch light entertainment. 1 out of every 3 television viewers prefer to watch sport. Which is the less preferred option?
• 3/10
• 1/3

### Question 5

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Which fractions are in the correct order of size, starting with the smallest.
• 2/5, 3/10, 1/4
• 1/4, 2/5, 3/10
• 1/4, 3/10, 2/5

### Question 6

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Which fractions are in the correct order of size, starting with the largest.
• 1/2, 2/7, 4/7
• 4/7, 2/7, 1/2
• 2/7, 1/2, 4/7

### Question 7

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Which fractions are in the correct order of size, starting with the smallest.
• 13/15, 2/3, 4/5, 9/10
• 9/10, 13/15, 2/3, 4/5
• 2/3, 4/5, 13/15, 9/10

### Question 8

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Which fractions are in the correct order of size, starting with the largest.
• 1/2, 4/9, 3/4, 2/3
• 4/9, 3/4, 2/3, 1/2
• 2/3, 1/2, 4/9, 3/4
• 4/9, 1/2, 2/3, 3/4

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Ordering and comparing whole numbers L1