## Fractions in Action

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## Equivalence Expert

```Your role in your group is to become an expert on equivalence in fractions.
You will learn and be able to explain to your group how to:

1.  determine equivalence,
2.  generate equivalent fractions using a length model,
3.  generate equivalent fractions using multiplication and division rules,
4.  find the least common denominator (LCD) of a pair of fractions.```

```This is a basic overview of Equivalent Fractions.
Equivalent Fractions Introduction```

```This tutorial will show you with both circle and lines how to rename fractions
in higher and lower terms.  Start by clicking on &quot;To Higher Terms 1.&quot;  Read
what it says, then continue clicking down the list until you finish at &quot;To
Lower Terms 6.&quot;
Renaming Fractions```

```Now you get to practice what you just learned.  Start with &quot;Rename in Higher
Click on &quot;How to Cancel&quot; to watch the demonstration on renaming to
lowest terms. Play the Find Grandpa game at the bottom!
Practice Renaming Fractions```

```Here, click on Part 2: Equivalent Fractions and on More Practice underneath
that for more practice renaming fractions.
More Renaming Information and Practice```

```This will take you to a worksheet where you can practice forming equivalent
fractions using division and multiplication.  Complete the worksheet (it has
been printed for you).
Changing Denominators Worksheet```

```This will take you to a worksheet where you can practice changing one fraction
to an equivalent fraction by reducing to lowest terms.
Equivalent Fractions: Lowest Terms```

```If you need an easier look at equivalent fractions, try this website.  Once
you go there, you will need to click on and read through sections <4>, <5>,
and <6>.
Fractions with Zeebo```

## Other Resources

`You may also use the SRB (online or book) to read about your topic.`