Comparing fractions

Play a game to see if you can compare fractions with different numerators and denominators

You will need 2 players

Print and cut out the fractions playing cards (click on the image to download the cards)

fractions game image

Play the game:

  • Place the cards face down on the table.
  • Player One turns over one card.
  • Player Two turns over a different card.
  • Use the fractions wall below, to see which fraction is bigger.
  • The player who turned over the card with the biggest fraction, wins both cards.
  • Repeat this process.
  • Once all the cards have gone, each player counts their cards
  • The player with the most cards is the winner


Fractions wall