1 74125_CMU03L01 pp3 8/30/06 4:11 PM Page 51 Name Date 3–1 Which Fraction Am I? Name the fraction described in each clue. 1 but less than 1. I am greater than 1. My denominator is an odd number 2. 2 greater than 5 but less than 9. My My numerator and denominator have a numerator is 5 less than my denominator. difference of 3 and a product of 40. 4. My numerator is an odd number. My 3. When you count by 3, you say my denominator is an even number that is 7 numerator. When you count by 4, you say my denominator. My numerator is greater than my numerator. The sum of less than my denominator. The product my numerator and denominator is 13. of my numerator and denominator is 72. 2 1 1 9 6. but less than I am greater than . If I am greater than 5. . but less than 2 8 2 0 1 The product of my numerator and you double my denominator and denominator is 24. I am not a unit then subtract 6, the difference is my fraction. numerator. 7. My numerator is an odd number 8. The product of my numerator and between 5 and 10. My denominator has denominator is 36. My numerator is two digits. The sum of my numerator less than my denominator. You cannot and denominator is 17. evenly divide my denominator by my eserved. numerator. 9. Think About It Which strategy was most helpful in finding the fractions in problems 1–8? Copyright © Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights r

2 74125_CMU03L01 pp3 8/30/06 4:11 PM Page 51 Name Date 3–1 Which Fraction Am I? Name the fraction described in each clue. 1 2. My denominator is an odd number 1. but less than 1. I am greater than 2 greater than 5 but less than 9. My My numerator and denominator have a difference of 3 and a product of 40. numerator is 5 less than my denominator. 2 5 7 8 When you count by 3, you say my 4. 3. My numerator is an odd number. My numerator. When you count by 4, you denominator is an even number that is 7 greater than my numerator. The sum of say my denominator. My numerator is my numerator and denominator is 13. less than my denominator. The product of my numerator and denominator is 72. 3 6 0 1 1 2 1 2 1 9 but less than but less than 5. . I am greater than . If 6. I am greater than 2 2 8 0 1 The product of my numerator and you double my denominator and denominator is 24. I am not a unit then subtract 6, the difference is my fraction. numerator. 3 4 8 5 My numerator is an odd number 7. The product of my numerator and 8. denominator is 36. My numerator is between 5 and 10. My denominator has two digits. The sum of my numerator less than my denominator. You cannot evenly divide my denominator by my and denominator is 17. eserved. numerator. 7 4 0 1 9 9. Think About It Which strategy was most helpful in finding the fractions in problems 1–8? Answers will vary. Sample answer: Guess and Check Copyright © Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights r