Multiplying Fractions by Whole #

Dividing Fractions by Whole #

Dividing Word Problems

Multiplying Word Problems

100

2/3 x 9

What is 18/3

100

4 ÷ 1/3

What is 12

100

He picked a cucumber from his vegetable garden that weighed 1/4 of a pound. He cut it into 2 equal pieces. How much does each piece of the cucumber weigh?

What is 1/8 of a pound

100

Kaylee and her mom went to the craft store to buy supplied to make a costume for the school play. They needed 3 1/2 yards of gold fabric. If each yard costs $4 how much will 3 1/2 yards cost?

What is $14

200

1/2 x 4

What is 4/2

200

3 ÷ 1/3

What is 9

200

Mr. Fisherman uses 1/3 of his yard for growing flowers. This section of the yard is split into 4 equal sections to plant different types of flowers. What fraction of the garden is used for each type of flower?

What is 1/12 of the garden

200

They also needed red fabric. Each yard of red fabric costs $2. If they buy 6 1/2 yards of red fabric, how much will it cost?

What is $13

300

7/2 x 8

What is 7

300

5 ÷ 1/4

What is 20

300

He had 1/2 of a pound of birdseed that he split evenly among his 3 bird feeders. How much birdseed did he put in each bird feeder.

1/6 of a pound

300

They had to get 2 packages of buttons for the costume. Each package of buttons weighs 5 1/3 ounces. What is the total weight of the 2 packages of buttons?

What is 10 2/3 ounces

400

6 x 5/4

what is 7 1/2

400

2 ÷ 1/4

What is 8

400

Mr. Fisherman spent his weekend working in his yard. He had 1/6 of a bag of soil that he spread evenly among his 2 garden beds. How much soil did he put in each garden bed?

What is 1/12 of the bag

400

They also needed ribbon for the costume. Each spool of ribbon is 10 2/5 yards long. If they buy 3 spools, how many yards of ribbon will they have?

What is 31 1/5 yards.

500

4 x 4/6

What is 2 2/3

500

2 ÷ 1/8

What is 16

500

A long submarine sandwich is cut into thirds to make smaller sandwiches. How many long subs are needed to make 12 small sandwiches.

What is 4 subs

500

Jay works at a sandwich shop. He needs to make 7 turkey sandwiches. Each sandwich will have 1/3 pound of turkey. How many pounds of turkey will Jay need to make the sandwiches.

What is 2 1/3