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## What is 1/2 equal to as a fraction?

Fractions equivalent to 1/2: 2/4, 3/6, 4/8, 5/10 and so on … Fractions equivalent to 1/3: 2/6, 3/9, 4/12, 5/15 and so on Fractions equivalent to 2/3: 4/6, 6/9, 8/12, 10/15 and so on … Fractions equivalent to 1/4: 2/8, 3/12, 4/16, 5/20 and so on …

**How many half are in a whole?**

2 halves

There are 2 halves in a whole. There are 3 thirds in a whole.

**What is half of a whole?**

Each equal part of a whole is called one-half. It is expressed as 1/2 and read as one over two or one upon two. Each of the two equal parts is called half of the whole. Similarly, each of the two equal parts of a square is known as the half fraction as a part of a whole.

### What is 2 halves as a fraction?

A half is 1/2 of the whole. 1/2 is 1 out of 2 equal parts. 👉 2 halves make one whole. As Nick is about to cut the pie, two more friends join them.

**What is the difference of one whole and 1 2?**

Assuming that by “one whole” you mean 1, then 1 divided by 1/2 is 2. To divide by a fraction, you invert it and multiply. So 1/ (1/2) = 1 * 2/1 = 2.

**How do you change 1/2 into a whole number?**

You cannot change 1/2 into a whole number because it is a fraction. It is only part of a whole. The whole has been divided into 2 parts and 1/2…

#### What fraction is equivalent to 1/2?

Answer: The fractions which are equivalent to 1/2 are 2/4, 3/6, 4/8, 6/12 etc. Equivalent fractions have same value in reduced form.

**How to teach equivalent fractions?**

– Logic Reasoning and Induction. When teaching equivalence of fractions, teachers often start by stating the procedural rules. “Whatever you do to the numerator, you’d do for the denominator”. – Equivalent Fractions. Generally, students first learn about equivalent fraction using an area model, e.g. – The case of 1. The case of 1 is often overlooked by teachers, but the concept is so important. – Special Notes. Lastly, some special notes to be mindful about when teaching equivalent fractions. Equivalent fractions is not always about multiply up. – TeachableApp. Want to see a fun way to teach Equivalent Fractions using an interactive manipulative? Check out the Fraction Wheel App here. – Conclusion. Equivalent fractions is such an important concept for students to understand, however under the pressure of time, it is sometimes tempting for teachers and parents to skip to procedural

**How do you multiply fractions?**

Multiply the top numbers (the numerators ).

## What are equivalent fractions?

Equivalent fractions are fractions with different numbers representing the same part of a whole. They have different numerators and denominators, but their fractional values are the same.