Rational War is a game used to reinforce the how to compare two rational numbers. The rational numbers will include: fractions, mixed fractions, improper fractions and decimals. This game is similar to the classic playing card game, War. You must compare two rational numbers (fractions, mixed fractions, improper fractions and decimals) to determine which has the greater value. You will be playing in teams of two or if there are an odd number of students in the class, groups of three.


  • Mathematics > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8


Writing Fractions as Decimals Rational Numbers Multiplying Rational Numbers Dividing Rational Numbers Adding and Subtracting Like Fractions Least Common Multiple Adding and Subtracting Unlike Fractions Measures of Central Tendency Solving Equations with Rational Numbers



Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0
This resource has not yet been aligned.
Curriki Rating
On a scale of 0 to 3
On a scale of 0 to 3

This resource was reviewed using the Curriki Review rubric and received an overall Curriki Review System rating of 2, as of 2019-09-30.

Component Ratings:

Instructional Quality: 2

Reviewer Comments:

Instructional Quality: This resource allows students to practice comparing rational numbers using a game (war). Some set up is necessary (printing and cutting cards). Resources needed to record comparisons are provided.

Not Rated Yet.

Non-profit Tax ID # 203478467