Hello! Now that you are all fraction experts we thought we would set you a challenge for your homework this week.
Can you rise to the challenge?
36 people go to Peter’s birthday party. Half walk and a quarter travel by car. The rest go by bike.
a. How many guests walk?
b. How many travel by car?
c. How many go by bike?
d. What fraction go by bike?
e. What fraction don’t go by bike?
Peter has 6 birthday cakes to share between his 36 guests. He wants to share the cakes equally.
a. How should he cut them up?
b. What fraction is each piece of cake?
Now write your own fraction question about Peter’s birthday.
Well done! You have completed the challenge!