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Old Egyptian Fractions


Old Egyptian Fractions

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Old Egyptian Fractions at MathCats(Web and android version)Old Egyptian Math Cats knew fractions like 1/2 or 1/4 (one piece of a pie).But to make fractions like 3/4, they had to add pieces of pies like 1/2 + 1/4 = 3/4.Old Egyptian Math cats never repeated the same fraction when adding.They never wrote: 1/4 + 1/4 + 1/4 = 3/4How it works:Choose puzzles from the list on the top. ( * = easier, **** = very hard.)Add 2 or 3 fraction pieces below.After you find one solution, the puzzle is marked... More
Material Type: Drill and Practice
Technical Format: Javascript
Date Added to MERLOT: December 31, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: August 06, 2014
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Submitter: Maurici Carbó
Keywords: adding fractions, Math, Fractions, Egyptian fractions, Math Cats, nummolt, Mathematics


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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
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Any browser for web version
Android 2.2 and up: Android version

Language: English
Cost Involved: no
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