Part-Whole: One meaning of a ratio or fraction that represents a relationship between a part and its whole.

Answer the following questions
about part-whole fractions.

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Graded Response

a) Joey has 4 cookies out of a total of 11 available.
Write a part-whole fraction to describe the ratio
of cookies that Joey has available.

a)

b) There are 13 girls and 8 boys in the class. Write
a part-whole fraction to describe the ratio of boys
in the class.

b)

c) 5/9 is a part-whole fraction
that describes the number of red and green pieces of
candy in a bag. There is a total of 27 pieces of candy
and there is more green candy than red candy. Find the
number of red pieces of candy.