Practice
General Concepts
Word Problems
Dividing Fractions

100

What is the reciprocal of: 18/3
1/6

100

When we multiply any number by it's reciprocal, what is our answer?
1

100

At the end of the night, a pizza place had 3/4 of a pizza left over. The 2 employees each took home the same amount of leftover pizza. How much pizza did each employee take home?
3/4 divided by 2 is equal to 3/8 of the pizza.

100

(5/12) ÷ (5/18)
3/2

200

You are going to a birthday party. You order 10 pints of ice cream for the party. If you serve 1/2 of a pint to each guest, how many guests can be served?
20

200

Dividing any number by a fraction is THE SAME AS?....(doing what other math action?)
Multiplying by the reciprocal

200

You are going to a birthday party. You order 6 pints of ice cream for the party. If you serve 3/4 of a pint to each guest, how many guests can be served?
6 divided by 3/4 is equal to 8

200

(3/7) ÷ (6/14)
1

300

(1/2) ÷ (1/2)
1

300

Lose 300 points. If you have less than 300 points, gain 600 points!
Sorry, not sorry.

300

Ms. Deb has 2 and 1/4 gallons of orange juice. It takes 3/4 of a gallon to fill one container. How many containers can she fill?
2 and 1/4 divided by 3/4 is equal to 3

300

(1/3) ÷ (1/8)
8/3

400

How many one-sevenths can we fit into two-fifths?
14/5

400

If you were to write out this expression using only words, what would you write? (3/5) ÷ (6/7)
How many six-sevenths can we fit into three-fifths?

400

Ms. Ellen is making a doghouse for her new puppy, an adorable greyhound. She has one piece of wood that is 6/7 of a yard long. She needs to cut it into 6 equal pieces. How long should she cut each piece?
6/7 divided by 6 is equal to 1/7 of a yard each.

400

(16/21) ÷ (20/28)
16/15

500

If you were to write out this expression using only words, what would you write? (1/2) ÷ (1/4)
How many one-fourths can we fit into one-half?

500

If you were to write out this expression using only words, what would you write? 3/10 ÷ 1/100
How many one one-hundredths can we fit into three-tenths?

500

Mrs. Jeremy has 4 and 2/3 yards of material for a new feather boa. Each boa that she makes requires 1 and 1/6 yards of material. How many new boas will she be able to make with this material?
4 new boas

500

How many four-sevenths can I fit into thirty-two thirty-fifths?
eight-fifths