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?
Matthew has 28 NRL card and he has one quarter of them are melbourne storm cards.
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
There are six boys in mark’s class.
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?
STRATEGY:32 ÷ 4 =8
SOLUTION SENTENCE: There a 24
cousins in Auckland