# 6th Class Mathematics Fractions Representation of Fractions on Number Line

Representation of Fractions on Number Line

Category : 6th Class

### Representation of Fractions on Number Line

Fractions are greater than 0 but less than 1 come between 0 and 1. Number offractions can be obtained between 0 and 1 by dividing distance among them intorequired number of times. The following steps are used/or representation of fractions on number line:

Step 1:   Draw a line and mark 0 on it.

Step 2 :   If numerator of fraction that is to be represented on number line is greaterthan denominator then the given fraction is represented beyond thedistance of 0 to 1.

Step 3:   If numerator is smaller than denominator then fraction comes between 0 and 1.

Fraction, $\frac{9}{10}$ comes between 0 and 1 because numerator is smaller thandenominator.

Therefore, the following steps are used for representation of fraction $\frac{9}{10}$ on number line:

Step 1:   Draw the line and mark 0 on it. Step 2:   Mark another point Ion the same line. Step 3:   Divide distance between 0 and 1 into 10 equal parts. Step 3:   Represent the fraction $\frac{9}{10}$ at the point of 9 on the number line whichhas been drawn in step 3 as shown in the following figure.  Choose the correct option from the following for representation of fraction $\frac{2}{3}$ on number line:

(a) (b) (c) (d) all of these

(e) None of these

Answer: (c)

Explanation

The number line which has been given in the option (c)correctly represents the given fraction.

LIMITED OFFER HURRY UP! OFFER AVAILABLE ON ALL MATERIAL TILL TODAY ONLY!

You need to login to perform this action.
You will be redirected in 3 sec 