Unit Fractions/ Decomposing Fractions
Comparing/Equivalent
Word Problems with Fractions
100

How can 7/9 be written as the sum of unit fractions?

100

Rewrite an equation to show how 5/7 can be written as multiplication of a whole number by a unit fraction.

100

Compare the following fractions.

(Be sure to show your work to find a common numerator or denominator before placing the symbol between the fractions)

3                    6

8                    9

100

Julie and Andy spent 2/9 of their money on water, 3/9  of their money on lunch, and the rest on dinner.  What fraction of their money was spent on dinner?

4/9

200

Re-write 3/8 decomposed as the sum of 2 fractions

200
42/100 -  15/100
200

How can we use multiplication to show these fractions are equivalent?

5                   15

8                   24

200

Michael ran 8/12 of a mile. Julia ran 3/12 of a mile. How much more did Michael run compared to Julia?

5/12 morw

300

How can 5/10 be written as the sum of unit fractions?

300

Rewrite an equation to show how 7/12 can be written as multiplication of a whole number by a unit fraction.

300

Compare the following fractions.

(Be sure to show your work to find a common numerator or denominator before placing the symbol between the fractions)

9                   11

9                   11

300

Robin drank 3/8 of her drink, Gerald drank 4/8 of his drink, and Julia drank 2/8 of her drink. How much did they drink together?

1 1/8

400

Re-write 15/35 as the sum of 2 fractions

400

3/7 + 2/7 + 4/7=

1 2/7

400

Compare the following fractions.

(Be sure to show your work to find a common numerator or denominator before placing the symbol between the fractions)

5           5

8          10

400

Mary spent 4/12 of her money on school supplies and saved the rest. What fraction of her money did Mary save?

8/12 of her money was saved

500

How can 7/4 be written as the sum of unit fractions?

500

Rewrite an equation to show how 5/3 can be written as multiplication of a whole number by a unit fraction.

500

How can we use division to show an equivalent fraction?

12

16

500

Eight out of the twelve fish they caught were trout.  What is another fraction equal to 8 twelfths?

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