# Baseball Math - Simplifying Fractions Baseball Game

In this baseball math game you will have fun practicing your knowledge about simplifying fractions. For each math problem answered correctly you get a chance to hit a homerun and score a point for your team.

In this fun game students will practice reducing fractions to the simplest form. When simplifying fractions, kids also demonstrate their understanding of equivalent fractions. This game is a lot of fun and can be played on computers, iPads, and other tablets. You do not need to install an app to play this game on an iPad. Have fun adding decimals!

The game is aligned to the following Common Core Math Standard:

CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.3
Explain equivalence of fractions in special cases, and compare fractions by reasoning about their size.

CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.3.a
Understand two fractions as equivalent (equal) if they are the same size, or the same point on a number line.

CCSS.Math.Content.3.NF.A.3.b
Recognize and generate simple equivalent fractions, e.g., 1/2 = 2/4, 4/6 = 2/3. Explain why the fractions are equivalent, e.g., by using a visual fraction model.