Plotting Fractions on a Number Line

Below is an activity to work on identifying fractions on a number line.
  1. Choose whether you want to plot a random number or create your own number.
  2. Drag the slider to change how many Number Line Sections you want. The default is 5.
  3. Move the Denominator slider to create the appropriate tick marks on the number line.
  4. Type a Starting whole number that is less than or equal to the number you are plotting.
  5. A point with "Move" above will appear on the number line. Move the point on the number line to the appropriate location. You will get feedback to help.
  6. Click the "Refresh" icon to get a new fraction.