## Designer Fractions

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**Multiple Choice**- What fraction of the design is blue?
A. 4/24 = 2/12 = 1/6

B. 6/24 = 3/12 = 1/4

C. 8/24 = 4/12 = 1/3

- What fraction of the design is red?
A. 4/24 = 2/12 = 1/6

B. 6/24 = 3/12 = 1/4

C. 8/24 = 4/12 = 1/3

- What fraction of the design is yellow?
A. 4/24 = 2/12 = 1/6

B. 6/24 = 3/12 = 1/4

C. 8/24 = 4/12 = 1/3

- What fraction of the design is green?
A. 4/24 = 2/12 = 1/6

B. 6/24 = 3/12 = 1/4

C. 8/24 = 4/12 = 1/3

### You Be the Designer

Use the four shapes and their colors to design a figure on the triangle grid below. Calculate the fractional part of each color. If you can color it electronically with your computer, email it to me and I will post it here.

Investigate **Line Symmetry **. It can save you work!

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