Connecting Equivalent Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (6)

Make connections between equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages (ACMNA131)

LO:To connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages.
Know:

  • What a fraction is.
  • What a decimal is.
  • What a percentage is.

Understand:

  • That percentages, decimals and fractions can be used to represent a similar amount.

Do:

  • I can connect equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages.

Essential Questions:

  • What is a percentage?
  • Why is a percentage always out of 100?

What is a Percentage?

Percentage is a number which is a fraction that is out of 100.

Any number can be turned into a percentage, if given the quantity that it is out of.

A percentage is part of a whole.

Connecting Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Fractions, Decimals and Percentages are all related and they can easily be converted between each other.

Teaching Ideas

Percentage Videos