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These are the Transum resources related to the statement: "Pupils should be taught to use common factors to simplify fractions; use common multiples to express fractions in the same denomination".

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- Convoluted Find the runs of four multiples in order as quickly as you can.
- Vinculum A challenge to find fractions which are larger than the previous fraction but less than one.
- Mixed Numbers A self marking quiz about the application of the four operations to mixed numbers.
- Fractions A series of self-marking exercises on adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions.
- Express as a Fraction Express one quantity as a fraction of another, where the fraction could be less than 1 or a mixed number.
- Fractions Video So many people can't remember how to add, subtract, multiply and divide fractions so here is a reminder.
- Overloaded Fraction A set of ten puzzles requiring you to arrange the given digits to make an equivalent fraction.

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