WALT: Find fractions of a quantity
1. Matthew is a huge rugby league fan and has 28 NRL cards. One quarter of them are Melbourne Storm cards. How many of them are Melbourne Storm cards?
28 ÷ 4=7
SOLUTION SENTENCE: Their a seven Melbourne storm card.
2. In Mark’s class there are 18 children. ⅓ of them are boys. How many boys are in Mark’s class?
18 ÷ 3= 6
SOLUTION SENTENCE: So their a 6 boys.
3. Luke has 32 first cousins. ¾ of them live in Auckland and the rest of them live in Wellington. How many of Luke’s cousins live in Auckland?
32 ÷ 4 = 8
3X8= 24SOLUTION SENTENCE: So there a 24 cousin in Auckland.