Lesson Description:Learn general facts about fractions, including basic fraction vocabulary and how to interchange between improper fractions and mixed numbers. Apply what you learn and solve “part of whole” application problems….

### Vocabulary

fraction: Two numbers separated by a fraction bar

numerator: The top number (part) of a fraction

denominator: The bottom number (part) of a fraction

improper fraction: A fraction greater than 1 where the numerator is greater than the denominator

mixed number: A fraction greater than 1 where there is a whole number and a proper fraction

proper fraction: A fraction where the numerator is less than the denominator

fraction bar: The line (bar) that separates the numerator and the denominator

term: In fractions, the word used to describe the numerator and denominator

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Worksheets: Introduction to Fractions Vocabulary (crossword)

Worksheets: Introductions to Fractions Vocabulary (word search)

Worksheets: Introduction to Fractions Vocabulary (multiple choice)

### Computation

Worksheet: Change mixed numbers to improper fractions

Worksheet: Change improper fractions to whole or mixed numbers