# Fractions - examples - page 23

1. 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
2. Fractions 4
How many 2/3s are in 6?
3. Walking
Lucie can walk about 3 4/5 miles each hour. How far can she walk in 2 hours 45 minutes?
4. 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
5. What is one third
What is 1/3 as a decimal? Give your answer rounded to 2 decimal places.
6. Cake 7
1/3 of a cake shared with 4 people. What share of the whole cake has each people?
7. Math test
Obelix filled a mathematical test in which he answered 25 questions. For every correct answer, he received 5 points, for each bad answer he had 3 points deducted. Obelix gained 36% of all points in the test. How many questions did he solve correctly?
8. Reduce to lowest terms
Reduce to lowest terms : 32/124
9. Sales tax
A sales tax on a Php 10,800 appliance is Php.1,620. What is the rate of sales tax?
10. What is 3
What is the least common denominator of 11/15 and 12/19?
11. After 2
After we planted flowers in 2/5 of our garden, 24m remained unplanted. How many meters is the garden in total? If the total area of the garden is 1, the proportion of the remaining area is?
12. Watching TV
One evening 2/3 students watch TV. Of those students, 3/8 watched a reality show. Of the students that watched the show, 1/4 of them recorded it. What fraction of the students watched and recorded reality tv.
13. Equivalent fractions
Are these two fractions equivalent -4/9 and 11/15?
14. Cupcakes 2
Susi has 25 cupcakes. She gives 4/5. How much does she have left?
15. Eqn
Solve equation with fractions: 2x/3-50=40+x/4
16. Write 2
Write 791 thousandths as fraction in expanded form.
17. Old laptop
The sale price of an old laptop is Php.11000. If 33 1/3% discount rate is given how much is the sale price of the laptop without the discount? Plese show your solution please. Php is Philippine peso
18. Calories 2
Ben eats approximately 2400 calories per day. His wife Sarah eats 5/8 as much. How many calories does Sarah eat per day?
19. The perimeter 2
The perimeter of the quadrilateral a = 1m b = 14/5m c = 2 3/10m d = 1 4/5m?
20. Mister
Mister ignacio paid Php.13693.75 for a television set that originally cost Php.15,650 . Find the rate of discount. Please show your solution please please please.

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