#### What is an Equivalent Fraction ?

Equivalent Fractions are Fractions that represent the same amount or same Fractions.

**Question 1**

Check whether are Equivalent Fractions ?

**Explanation**

If two fractions are equivalent, on cross multiplication, their Products will be the same

On Cross-multiplying,

we get,

4 x 15 = 60

and

12 x 5 = 60

Since, the products are same

Hence, are Equivalent Fractions.

**Question 2**

Check whether are Equivalent Fractions ?

**Explanation**

If two fractions are equivalent, on cross multiplication, their Products will be the same

On Cross-multiplying,

We get,

3 x 16 = 48

and

9 x 4 = 36

Since, the products are not same

Hence, are not Equivalent Fractions.

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