- Play this fraction ordering gameQuickly pop the balloons in order from least to greatest to get the best score.

3/8 is bigger than 5/16 (even though 5 is bigger than 3)

3/16 is bigger than 1/8 (even though 16 is bigger than 8)

See the Comparing Fractions page for lessons and information about how to tell which is the larger of any two fractions.

**Practice and study**

- Quiz yourself on ordering fractionsTry ordering seven fractions with this game on BBC's Skillswise site.

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