# Action Fractions

2 Skill

**Handle fractions in a given context. **

In order to unlock this achievement, you will need to demonstrate the ability to understand fractions and their basic patterns.

**Skills**

You need to be able to demonstrate three out of the following four skills to unlock this achievement:

- Simplifying fractions
- Ordering fractions
- Finding equivalent fractions
- Adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator

**Range**

- You can accurately simplify a variety of fractions, which will require you to use either of the following methods:
- The ‘Cut in Half’
- Dividing both the numerator and denominator by a number other than 2

- You can order a variety of fractions from smallest to largest, including fractions with different denominators.
- You can multiply both the numerator and the denominator by any number to find an equivalent fraction.
- You can add and subtract simple fractions in a given context.

**Context**

This achievement can be unlocked in both verbal and written contexts. It could be unlocked as a stand-alone task or as part of a wider learning activity.

Below are some examples of work where the skills of this credential are being used accurately:

Do- Action Fractions