# Fractions - examples - page 21

1. If the 2
If the temperature is 86 degrees in Fahrenheit, what is the same temperature in Celsius?
2. Boats
Three-quarters of boats are white, 1/7 are blue and 9 are red. How many boats do we have?
3. Scouts 4
4/7 of the students in a school are boys. If 3/8 of the boys are scouts, how many scouts are there in a school of 1878 students?
4. Mixed with percentages
Calculate 33 1/3% of 570.
5. Hours 3
How many hours are in 3 2/3 days?
6. Farmers 2
On Wednesday the farmers at the Grant Farm picked 2 barrels of tomatoes. Thursday, the farmers picked 1/2 as many tomatoes as on Wednesday. How many barrels of tomatoes did the farmers pick on Thursday?
7. Equation 20
In given equation: 8/9-4/5=2/9+x, find x
8. Lengths of the pool
Miguel swam 6 lengths of the pool. Mat swam 3 times as far as Miguel. Lionel swam 1/3 as far as Miguel. How many lengths did mat swim?
9. Simple equation 6
Solve equation with one variable: X/2+X/3+X/4=X+4
10. Hussein
Hussein owns 450000. He spent at the bookstore 2 over 9 to buy some books and tales. He paid 3 over 5 of his money to buy his math book. Then he paid his money to buy stories diagram ; a. Calculate the remaining amount of money with Hussein? b. Hussein l
11. Equivalent expressions
A coach took his team out for pizza after their last game. There were 14 players, so they had to sit in smaller groups at different tables. Six players sat at one table and got 4 small pizzas to share equally. The other players sat at the different table a
12. One-third 2
One-third of the people in a barangay petitioned the council to allow them to plant in vacant lots and another 1/5 of the people petitioned to have a regular garbage collection. What FRACTION of the barangay population made the petition?
13. Proportion 2
A car is able to travel 210 km in 3 hours. How far can it travel in 5 hours? Put what kind of proportion is this and show your solution.
14. Reciprocal equation 3
Solve reciprocal equation: 1/2 + 2/3=1/x
15. A tile
A tile setter is covering 5ft by 5ft square shower wall. Each tile covers 4 5/8in by 4 5/8in square. How many rows of tile are needed to reach 5ft? How many tiles are needed to cover 5ft by 5ft square
16. Toilets
A federal law requires that all residential toilets sold in the United States use no more than 1 3/5 gallons of water per flush. Prior to this legislation, conventional toilets used 3 2/5 gallons of water per flush. Find the amount of water saved in one ye
17. Degrees Fahrenheit
? The equation above shows how temperature F, measured in degrees Fahrenheit, relates to a temperature C, measured in degrees Celsius. Based on the equation, which of the following must be true? I. A temperature increase of 1 degree Fahrenheit is equiv
18. Find unknown
Find unknown numerator: 4/8 + _/8 = 1
19. The Mayflower
The Mayflower traveled for 66 days on the trip from England to America. The weather was storming for many days of their trip. If one and a half of the days at Sea where Sunny with good weather, 1/6 of the days were sunny but very windy and the other days r
20. The quotient
The quotient of g and 55 is the same as 279. What is g?

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