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A Bowl of Fruit

Can you work out how many apples there are in this fruit bowl if you know what fraction there are?

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Same Shapes

How can these shapes be cut in half to make two shapes the same shape and size? Can you find more than one way to do it?

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Halving

These pictures show squares split into halves. Can you find other ways?

Happy Halving

Stage: 1 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3 Challenge Level:3

You could print off this sheet with the shapes drawn so you can try out your ideas. Or you could make the shapes on a pegboard.
You might like to cut out the shapes first. Then you could try cutting each shape and checking to see whether the two parts are the same - perhaps you'll need to turn one of them round!