In math, equivalent fractions are fractions that are of the same value when simplified or calculated. Starting with a half, the subsequent equivalent fraction would be two-fourths. More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

Equivalent means something has the same value or is interchangeable. For instance, $1 is equivalent to 100 cents, four quarters, 10 dimes or 20 nickels. Likewise, 60 seconds is one minute, 365 days is a year and 5,280 fe... More »

Tables showing metric units and their equivalents can be found on dictionary websites such as Merriam Webster, science- and math-oriented websites, and cooking websites. Math and science textbooks frequently have charts ... More » Science Measurements

Math assignments for a fifth-grade class may involve problems concerning fractions, multiplication, division, place value and rounding, decimals, fraction conversion, measurements and word problems. These subjects are ap... More »

Second grade mathematics covers mathematical topics such as fractions, addition and subtraction of two-digit numbers, and collection and presentation of data. Students are also introduced to numbers up to 1,000 and their... More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

Problems appropriate for the curriculum guidelines for eighth grade math include simplifying expressions and equations, such as exponential fractions like 5^-3/5^-5. This fraction simplifies to 5^2, which is 25. The cour... More » Education K-12 K-12 Curriculum

Common Core Standards identify three primary areas of focus for fourth-grade math: multi-digit multiplication and division involving multi-digit conclusions; fraction equivalence, adding and subtracting fractions with th... More »