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Activity: Fraction Darts
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Fraction Darts is a Microworlds Applet activity that challenges students to pop a balloon situated on a number line from 0 to 1 by throwing fractional darts. The student sets a numerator and denominator slider to choose the fraction.

The applet requires a Microworlds EX webplayer plug-in to work properly. The plug-in is available for download at It currently only is available for PC, but a Macintosh version will be available soon.

Technology Type: Java Applet 
Authors: Robert Berkman
Ricky Carter
Ihor Charischak
Language: English 
Cost: Does not require payment for use

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Lesson Plan: Fraction Darts Teacher Page
Story: Playing Fraction Darts
Tool: Fraction Darts
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