Compare Sums and Differences of Fractions
Common core standard:
5.5.NF.5.NF.2 Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions referring to the same whole, including cases of unlike denominators, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem. Use benchmark fractions and number sense of fractions to estimate mentally and assess the reasonableness of answers.
Homework - More or Less Than One
1. Create a 4 column by 3 row chart.
2. Label the columns as shown in the picture.
3. In each box, create an addition and subtraction number sentence that are greater or less than one. You must use estimation that was discussed in class to determine if each fraction is greater or less than one.
Due tomorrow in class. If you are struggling, we will have some time during class to work on it.