# Fractions resources

### Teach Yourself (3)

Fractions - adding and subtracting

In this unit we shall see how to add and subtract fractions. We shall also see
how to add and subtract mixed fractions by turning them into improper
fractions.

Fractions - basic ideas

What are fractions? Fractions are ways of writing parts of whole numbers. For
example if we take a pizza, and divide it up equally between 4 people, each
person will have 1/4 or, written in words, one quarter of the pizza.

Fractions - multiplying and dividing

In this unit we shall see how to multiply fractions. We shall also see how to
divide fractions by turning the second fraction upside down.