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4th Grade Math - Decomposing Improper Fractions

Updated: Dec 1, 2023

This post explains and gives practice opportunities related to TEKS 4.3B:

decompose a fraction in more than one way into a sum of fractions with the same denominator using concrete and pictorial models and recording results with symbolic representations


Improper fractions (fractions greater than one) can be decomposed just like whole numbers and represented as a sum of smaller fractions.


STAAR Practice

Between 2016 and 2023, this supporting standard has been tested 4 times on the STAAR test. Videos explaining the problems can be found below. If you'd rather take a quiz over these questions, click here. The videos below are linked to the questions in the quiz as answer explanations after the quiz is submitted.


To view all the posts in this 4th grade TEKS review series, click here.

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