Build a Fraction Wall. To compare 1/3 and 1/5, drag a marker to the end of the first 1/3 tile and see that it is greater than the 1/5 tile. Notice that when fractions have the same numerator, the greater the denominator the smaller the fraction. When fractions have the same denominator, the greater the numerator the greater the fraction.
Comparing Fractions using the Brainingcamp Fraction Tiles virtual manipulative.
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