# Fractions - examples - page 21

How many 1/4 cup servings are in 2 and 1/3 cups of lemonade?
2. Divide
Divide area of rectangles with dimensions 32m and 10m by the ratio 7: 9. What area corresponds to a smaller section?
3 3/4 + 2 3/5 + 5 1/2 Show your solution.
4. Report 2
A School reports students to teacher ratio of 6:1. If there are 45 teachers in the School, how many students are there?
5. Bitoo and Reena
Bitoo ate 3/5 part of an apple and the remaining part was eaten by his sister Reena. How much part of an apple did Renna eat? Who had the larger share? By how much?
6. Coal mine
The monthly plan of 17,000 tons of coal exceeded the mine by 1/25. How many tonnes of coal have been harvested from the mine above plan?
7. Tallest and shortest
Jenn is the tallest on the team. He is 1 1/2 times as tall as the shortest girl whom is 4 1/4 feet tall. How tall is Jebb?
8. Erica
Erica bought 3 1/2 yards of fabric. If she uses 2/3 of the fabric, how much will she have left?
9. Length subtracting
Express in mm: 5 3/10 cm - 2/5 mm
10. Babysitting
The amount that Susan charges per hour for babysitting are directly proportional to the number of children she is watching. She charges \$4.50 for 3 kids. How much would she charge to babysit 5 kids?
11. Value 4
If 5/18=425 what is the value 13/18?
12. Comparing and sorting
Arrange in descending order this fractions: 2/7, 7/10 & 1/2
13. Profit growth
The profit of a company increased by 25% during the year 1992, increased by 40% during the year 1993, decreased by 20% in the year 1994 and increased by 10% during the year 1995. Find the average growth in the profit level over the four years periods?
14. Land area 2
A land area was divided among the three heirs in the ratio 5:2:4. If the largest share was 20 hectares of land, what is the total area of land? Please show your solution and what kind of proportion is this please
15. Flour
Kim needs 3/4 cup of flour to make 12 cookies. How much flour would she need to make 60 cookies?
16. Fractions 3
Calculate 1/9 of 27:
17. If the 2
If the temperature is 86 degrees in Fahrenheit, what is the same temperature in Celsius?
18. Boats
Three-quarters of boats are white, 1/7 are blue and 9 are red. How many boats do we have?
19. 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?
20. 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?

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