What are Fractions in Mathematics? | class 4 | Learnning Concepts

Fractions

Halves and Quarters Class 4

The halves and quarters both are representations of parts of a whole. Here students will learn halves and quarter class 4.
In this learning concept, the students will also learn to

• Classify the quarter in fractions and the meaning of quarter.
• Define how many halves make a whole.
• Identify the image form of half and quarter.

Each concept is explained to class 4 math students using illustrations, examples, and mind maps. Students can assess their learning by solving the two printable worksheets given at the page’s end.

Download the halves and quarter class 4 worksheet and check the solutions to the halves and quarter questions for class 4 provided in PDF format.

What Are Halves?

When a whole is divided into two equal parts, then each part is called half of the whole.

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What Is the Meaning of Quarters?

When a whole is divided into four equal parts, then each part is called a quarter of the whole.

Examples:

Three-Quarters

If a whole is divided into four equal parts, then three parts of it together is called three-quarters.

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Relation between Halves and Quarters

• Two halves make a whole.

• Two quarters make a half.

• Four quarters make a whole.

New words

Halves: The plural of Half is Halves. We do not write ‘two halfs’, the correct word is ‘two halves.’

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