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# Capacity

Module by: Mukesh Jugmohan. E-mail the author

Summary: a grade 5 test on capacity.

## Fractions and Decimals

### Question 1 : Fractions

1. 1212 size 12{ { {1} over {2} } } {} of 12 = ________ b. 3434 size 12{ { {3} over {4} } } {} of 12 = ________

c. 1414 size 12{ { {1} over {4} } } {}of 8 = ________ d. 3434 size 12{ { {3} over {4} } } {} of 20= ________

e. 1212 size 12{ { {1} over {2} } } {}of 20 = ________ f. 2424 size 12{ { {2} over {4} } } {}of 8 = ________

### Calculate the following Fractions

1. 1212 size 12{ { {1} over {2} } } {} + {}1818 size 12{ { {1} over {8} } } {} b. 3434 size 12{ { {3} over {4} } } {} - 1818 size 12{ { {1} over {8} } } {}

=___________________ =_______________________

=___________________ =_______________________

=__________________3 =______________________3

The Latin word “decimal” means a tenth part. A decimal fraction is therefore a fraction where the whole is divided into ten equal parts.

Tenths can be written as decimals. When one whole is divided into ten equal parts then 110110 size 12{ { {1} over {"10"} } } {}= 0,1. 10101010 size 12{ { {"10"} over {"10"} } } {}= 1. size 12{ { {} over {} } } {}

### Write the following fractions as decimals.

1. 510510 size 12{ { {5} over {"10"} } } {} - ____ 2. 810810 size 12{ { {8} over {"10"} } } {} - _____ 3. 210210 size 12{ { {2} over {"10"} } } {} - ______ 4. 710710 size 12{ { {7} over {"10"} } } {}

### Write the following decimals as Fractions

1. 0,6 - _____ 2. 0,9 - ____ 3. 0,3 - _____ 4. 0,1

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