# 3.1 Compare and Order Fractions

ID: podiv-hoviz Rita Belka, BP BY-NC
Subject: Pre-Algebra

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# 3.1 Compare and Order Fractions

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##### Convert between improper fractions and mixed numbers.

1) 5﻿$\frac{1}{6}$﻿

2) ﻿$-3\frac{4}{7}$﻿

3) ﻿$\frac{49}{9}$﻿

4) ﻿$-\frac{51}{8}$﻿

##### Compare Positive and Negative Rational Numbers.

5) ﻿$\frac{4}{5}$﻿________ ﻿$\frac{2}{5}$﻿

6) ﻿$\frac{6}{8}$﻿________ ﻿$\frac{7}{9}$﻿

7) ﻿$\frac{41}{10}$﻿________ ﻿$\frac{17}{5}$﻿

8) ﻿$-\frac{2}{3}$﻿________ ﻿$-\frac{1}{3}$﻿

9) ﻿$-\frac{5}{18}$﻿________ ﻿$-\frac{1}{3}$﻿

10) ﻿$-\frac{21}{4}$﻿________ ﻿$-\frac{11}{2}$﻿

11) At the track meet, Maria placed first in ﻿$\frac{4}{5}$﻿of her events and Carla placed first in ﻿$\frac{2}{3}$﻿of her events. Who placed first in the greater fraction of events?

a)

Maria

b)

Carla

c)

Placed the same.

12) Rogers White team won 8 out of 14 of its volleyball games. Rogers Red team won 12 out of 21 of its volleyball games. Which team won the higher fraction of games?

a)

Rogers White

b)

Rogers Red

c)

Won same amount

##### Order the fractions from least to greatest.

Use commas to separate the letters when you put them in order from least to greatest. No Spaces.

13) A. B. C

﻿$\frac{7}{9},\ \ \ \frac{1}{18},\ \ \ \frac{7}{18}$﻿

14) A B. C. D

﻿$-2\frac{1}{2}\ \ \ \ -2\frac{1}{4}\ \ \ \ -2\frac{1}{3}\ \ \ -2\frac{1}{8}$﻿

15) A B. C. D

﻿$-\frac{5}{6}\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \frac{5}{2}\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \frac{7}{9}\ \ \ \ \ \ \ -\frac{1}{3}$﻿

16) A B. C. D

﻿$-\frac{14}{5}\ \ \ \ \ \ -\frac{12}{7}\ \ \ \ \ \ -\frac{11}{9}\ \ \ \ \ -\frac{19}{10}$﻿

##### Plot the numbers on the number line.

17) Which letter corresponding to ﻿$-3\frac{1}{9}$﻿ 18) Which letter corresponding to ﻿$\frac{1}{8}$﻿ 19) Which letter corresponding to ﻿$-3\frac{4}{9}$﻿ 20) Which letter corresponding to ﻿$-2\frac{7}{8}$﻿ 