Name: __________________ Date: ___________________ Miss Eidelman Math 3.4 Equivalent Fractions A fraction is a _____________ of a ______________. o Example: If _________ out of 20 girls are absent, 3 20 girls are absent. o Shade in the box to represent 3 . 20 o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o o ❖o ❖ The number on top is called the _______________ and it represents the _____________. The number on bottom is called the ________________ and it represents the _____________. o You have 23 cookies. 14 are chocolate chip. Write a fraction to show how many cookies are chocolate chip. Name: __________________ Date: ___________________ Miss Eidelman Math Sometimes two fractions can look ___________ but represent the ___________ amount. These are called _______________ fractions. o Example: 3 5 𝑎𝑛𝑑 6 10 o Let’s draw them! 6 3 10 5 A fraction with the same numerator and _______________ is equal to __. o Example: I can make an equivalent fraction by multiplying or _______________ a fraction by a fraction equal to __. o Example: Make an equivalent fraction for 8 𝑥 10 = 10 by multiplying. = o Example: Make an equivalent fraction for 8 ÷ 10 8 8 10 by dividing.