Fraction by Whole Number

Fraction by Whole Number

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100

1/3 X 5

What is 5/3 OR 1 2/3

100

In Aaliyah's grade, 2/3 of the students have a sister. Of the students who have a sister, 1/2 also have a brother. What fraction of the students in Aaliyah's grade have both a sister and a brother?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 1/3

100

1/2 + 1/2

What is 1

100

1/4 X 5

What is 5/4 or 1 1/4

200

1/2 X 4

What is 2

200

Justin operates an orange juice stand. On Monday he used 3/4 of a bag of oranges. On Tuesday he used 1/10 as many oranges as on Monday. How many bags of oranges did Justin use on Tuesday?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 3/40

200

1/3+ 1/4

What is 7/12

200

3 x 1/2

3/2 or 1 1/2

300

2/3 x 4

What is 8/3 OR 2 2/3

300

The elephants at the Norfolk Zoo are fed 1/2 a barrel of corn each day. The buffalo are fed 7/10 as much corn as the elephants. How many barrels of corn are the buffalo fed each day?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 7/20

300

1/2-1/3

What is 1/6

300

Of the songs in Maggy's music library, 3/5 are rock songs. Of the rock songs, 1/2 feature a guitar solo. What fraction of the songs in Maggy's music library are rock songs that feature a guitar solo?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 3/10

400

4/5 X 10

What is 8

400

Nevaeh had 1/3 of an apple pie. She gave 3/4 of what she had to her friend Braniyah. What fraction of the whole pie did Braniyah get?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 1/4

400

7/8- 4/16

What is 5/8

400

Jacario has 1/2 of a cup of powdered sugar. He sprinkles 1/3 of the sugar onto a plate of brownies and sprinkles the rest onto a plate of lemon cookies. How much sugar does Matthew sprinkle on the brownies?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 1/6

500

12 X 3/4

What is 9

500

At Sweet Tarrant School, 3/4 of the students play an instrument. Of the students who play an instrument, 2/7 play a string instrument. What fraction of the students at Sweet Tarrant School play a string instrument?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 6/28

500

5/6+ 7/36

What is 37/36 or 1 1/36

500

Jacob owns 7/10 of an acre of farmland. He grows beets on 1/2 of the land. On how many acres of land does Jacob grow beets?
Simplify your answer and write it as a proper fraction or as a whole or mixed number.

What is 7/20