Count how many parts each image is divided into. The number is equal to the *denominator*.

Count then how many parts are colored. This number is equal to the *numerator*.

If you would like to have a vivid explanation with a detailed example, please read the page A fraction - Who can eat a whole cake?

**Step 1: Determine the represented fractions**

Count for each image how many pieces there are in total (= **denominator**) and how many pieces are colored (= **numerator**).

The following fractions are shown:

Image 1: **1/3**

Image 2: **1/2**

Image 3: **1/4**

**Step 2: Determine the solution**

Which of the fractions shown corresponds to the fraction 1/3?

=> It's image number **1**!