Year 6 Multiply Fractions by Integers Maths Challenge

Teacher Specific Information

This Year 6 Multiply Fractions by Integers Maths Challenge is designed to check pupils’ understanding of multiplying fractions by integers. Pupils will use the given information to calculate how many people attended a workshop. They may also need to use repeated addition to help calculate their answers.

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National Curriculum Objectives


Mathematics Year 6: (6F2) Use common factors to simplify fractions; use common multiples to express fractions in the same denomination
Mathematics Year 6: (6F3) Compare and order fractions, including fractions > 1
Mathematics Year 6: (6F4) Add and subtract fractions with different denominators and mixed numbers, using the concept of equivalent fractions
Mathematics Year 6: (6F5a) Multiply simple pairs of proper fractions, writing the answer in its simplest form [for example, 1/4 x 1/2 = 1/8]