# Fractions - math word problems

1. Garden
The rectangular garden has dimensions of 27 m and 30 m. Peter and Katka split it in a ratio of 4:5. How many square meters did Katkin measure part of the garden?
2. Water 31
Richard takes 3 1/6 liters of water before noon and 2 3/5 liters of water after noon. How many litres of water does Richard consume a day ?
3. Orchard
One-eighth of the trees in the fruit plant in winter froze and one-twelfth of damaged disease and pests. Healthy trees remained 152. Is it enough to supply 35 trees to restore the original number of trees in the orchard?
4. Savings
Eva borrowed 1/3 of her savings to her brother, 1/2 of savings spent in the store and 7 euros left. How much did she save?
5. Pupil age
I am a pupil of the primary school, I spent 1/4 of my age on the exercise of parents with children, 1/3 on drawing, 1/6 on flute. I did not have a ring for the first three years of my life and never went to two rings at once. How old am I?
How many 1/4 cup servings are in 2 and 1/3 cups of lemonade?
7. Cakes
1/3 poppy cake, 1/3 apple, 15 pieces of cheese. How many are totally cakes?
8. The pole
The telegraph pole is supported by a 4 m bullet at 3/4 of its height, the end of which is at a distance 2.5 m from the pole post. Calculate the height of the telegraph pole.
9. Rainfall
A rectangular garden of 25m in length and width 20m in width fall 4mm of water. Express by a fraction in basic form what part of the 60-hectolitre tank we would fill with this water.
10. Fraction and a decimal
Write as a fraction and a decimal. One and two plus three and five hundredths
11. Seamstress
The seamstress cut the fabric into 3 parts. The first part was the eighth fabric, the second part was three-fifths of the fabric and the third part had a length of 66 cm. Calculate the original length of the fabric.
12. Equation 15
Solve equation with variables on both sides:
13. Brick weight
Half the weight of a brick plus 20 pounds is equal to 1/3 the weight of the brick plus 30 pounds. How much does the brick weigh?
14. Mixed2improper
Write the mixed number as an improper fraction. 166 2/3
15. Pamela
Lara Pamela spends her salary of 3000 for food, clothing, recreation and savings, which are in the ratio of 48:20:15:37, respectively. How much does he spend for savings?
16. Red balls
In the bag there are 3 red, 12 blue and 8 green balls. How many red balls we must be attached to the bag if we want the probability of pulling out the red balls was 20%?
17. Tailor 5
A tailor uses 13/4m of cloth to stitch a skirt. How many metres of cloth is needed to stitch 16 skirts?
18. Icecreams
Karthik bought 30 icecreams for his birthday .2/5 of them are chocolate icecreams. Find the number of chocolate icecreams he bought?
19. Pears
There were pears in the basket, I took two-fifths of them, and left six in the basket. How many pears did I take?
20. Boys and girls
There are 28 girls in the hall. 5/7 of all children are boys. How many children and how many boys are there?

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