Kite Patterns

Question

Kite divided in two with one piece shaded. Kite divided into five pieces with one shaded. Kite divided into four pieces with one shaded. Kite divided into eight pieces with one shaded. Kite divided into four pieces with three shaded.
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Dan, Ethan, Yan, Mindy, and Menelik each have a different kite to fly. Each kite has a different amount shaded. Let's see who has each kite.

  • The kites that Dan and Ethan are flying have the same number of parts.
  • Yan's kite has the greatest number of parts but it has the least amount shaded.
  • Mindy's kite has one-fifth shaded.
  • Menelik's kite has more shaded than Mindy's kite.
  • Ethan's kite has the most shaded of all.

Who has each kite?

Write the fraction to show how much is shaded.
Write the person's name and the fraction shaded under each kite.



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 2