Equivalent fractions can be a difficult concept to master. This card game provides a fun way to practice an important math skill. All you need is a deck of playing cards, paper and pencils, and you're ready to get started! In this version of Rummy, you'll try to create two equivalent fractions, also known as a proportion, out of your four card hand. Every correct proportion receives a point! Play this game competitively with multiple players, or play as a team and help one another arrange the cards.
- Fractions and Equivalency
Term to Know:
Proportion: an equation stating that two ratios are equivalent, or equal to one another (e.g. 1/2 = 2/4 or 1/2 = 5/10)
What You Need:
- Deck of playing cards (Download here)
- A sheet of paper and pencil for each player