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## Tamilnadu Samacheer Kalvi 5th Maths Solutions Term 3 Chapter 6 Fractions 6.1

Question 1.

Write the fraction shown by the shaded parts.

(i)

Answer:

\(\frac { 5 }{ 12 }\)

(ii)

Answer:

\(\frac { 2 }{ 6 }\)

(iii)

Answer:

\(\frac { 3 }{ 9 }\)

Question 2.

Write the fractions for the following and find the numerator and the denominator.

(i) Sheeki got 12 marks out of 20 marks in science.

Answer:

\(\frac { 12 }{ 20 }\); Numerator = 12; Denominator = 20

(ii) Six fruits are rotten out of forty fruits in a basket.

Answer:

\(\frac { 6 }{ 40 }\); Numerator = 6; Denominator = 40

(iii) In a colony of 50 houses. 17 houses are not occupied.

Answer:

\(\frac { 17 }{ 50 }\); Numerator = 17; Denominator = 50

Question 3.

Find out which is greater in the following fractions.

(i) \(\frac { 5 }{ 12 }\) and \(\frac { 7 }{ 12 }\)

(ii) \(\frac { 22 }{ 48 }\) and \(\frac { 17 }{ 48 }\)

(iii) \(\frac { 11 }{ 56 }\) and \(\frac { 27 }{ 56 }\)

Answer:

(i) \(\frac { 5 }{ 12 }\) and \(\frac { 7 }{ 12 }\)

5 < 7

∴ \(\frac { 5 }{ 12 }\) < \(\frac { 7 }{ 12 }\)

\(\frac { 7 }{ 12 }\) is greater

(ii) \(\frac { 22 }{ 48 }\) and \(\frac { 17 }{ 48 }\)

22 > 17

∴ \(\frac { 22 }{ 48 }\) > \(\frac { 17 }{ 48 }\)

\(\frac { 22 }{ 48 }\) is greater.

(iii) \(\frac { 11 }{ 56 }\) and \(\frac { 27 }{ 56 }\)

11 < 27

∴ \(\frac { 11 }{ 56 }\) < \(\frac { 27 }{ 56 }\)

\(\frac { 27 }{ 56 }\)

11 < 27 is greater

Question 4.

Which is smaller in the following fraction?

(i) \(\frac { 10 }{ 42 }\) and \(\frac { 21 }{ 42 }\)

(ii) \(\frac { 31 }{ 37 }\) and \(\frac { 15 }{ 37 }\)

Answer:

(i) \(\frac { 10 }{ 42 }\) and \(\frac { 21 }{ 42 }\)

10 < 21

\(\frac { 10 }{ 42 }\) < \(\frac { 21 }{ 42 }\)

\(\frac { 10 }{ 42 }\) is smaller

(ii) \(\frac { 31 }{ 37 }\) and \(\frac { 15 }{ 37 }\)

15 < 31

\(\frac { 31 }{ 37 }\) < \(\frac { 15 }{ 37 }\)

\(\frac { 15 }{ 37 }\) is smaller