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100

Of the 10 books on mermaids,  Suzi borrowed 3. What fraction of the books on mermaids did she borrow?

³⁄₁₀

100

⁴⁄₇ + ²⁄₇

⁶⁄₇

100

⅝ - ⅜

²⁄₈

100

⅙ ⅛ ⅓

100

½ ¼ ⅓

½

200

Diswanth cuts his birthday cake into 8 pieces. He eats 6 pieces. What fraction of cake is left?

²⁄₈

200

⁹⁄₂₄ + ⁸⁄₂₄

¹⁷⁄₂₄

200

¹⁶⁄₃₅ - ¹²⁄₃₅

⁴⁄₃₅

200

¹⁄₃₇ ¹⁄₄₅ ¹⁄₁₂

¹⁄₄₅

200

⅐ ⅙ ⅑

300

On Monday, Suzi had 20 socks. When Suzi's mum finds a hole in Suzi's socks she throws them in the trash.

This week, Suzi's mum threw away 4 socks.

What fraction of Suzi's socks did not have holes in them?

¹⁶⁄₂₀

300

¹²⁄₆₀ + ²¹⁄₆₀ + ⁷⁄₆₀

⁴⁰⁄₆₀

300

⁴⁸⁄₅₂ - ¹⁸⁄₅₂ - ¹⁷⁄₅₂

¹³⁄₅₂

300

¹⁴⁄₅₃ ¹⁴⁄₇₂ ¹⁴⁄₂₉

¹⁴⁄₇₂

300

³⁄₆ ⅜ ³⁄₂

³⁄₂

400

Tony cuts his pizza into 12 pieces. He wants to share the pizza between himself, Suzi, Jia Ning, and Diswanth. What fraction of pizza does each person get?

³⁄₁₂

400

¼ + ½

¾

400

¾ - ²¹⁄₄₂

¼

400

¹¹⁄₂₂ ²⁹⁄₆₀ ²⁵⁄₅₀

²⁹⁄₆₀

400

⁶⁄₁₀ ⁴⁄₈ ¹¹⁄₂₄

⁶⁄₁₀

500

The Circle K is between Jia Ning's house and school. The school is 9km away from Jia Ning's house. The Circle K is 3km from the school.

What fraction of the way to school is the Circle K from Jia Ning's house?

⁶⁄₉

500

⁵⁄₁₀ + ³⁄₆

1 whole

500

¹⁰⁄₂₀ - ¹⁹⁄₃₈

0

500

⁵⁄₂₄ ⁸⁄₃₂ ³⁄₁₂ ¹¹⁄₄₄

⁵⁄₂₄

500

¹²⁄₃₆ ⁵⁄₁₂ ³⁄₉ ⁸⁄₂₄

⁵⁄₁₂