# Fractions - math word problems - page 23

- 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? - Simple equation 6

Solve equation with one variable: X/2+X/3+X/4=X+4 - 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 - Solid food

Stacie is a resident at the medical facility where you work. You are asked to chart the amount of solid food that she consumes. For the noon meal, today she ate 1/2 of a 3-ounce serving of meatloaf, 3/4 of her 3-ounce serving of mashed potatoes, and 1/3 of - 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 - 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 - 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. - Reciprocal equation 3

Solve reciprocal equation: 1/2 + 2/3=1/x - The quotient

The quotient of g and 55 is the same as 279. What is g? - Find unknown

Find unknown numerator: 4/8 + _/8 = 1 - Apples 14

Maya bought 18 apples. She used 50% of the apples to make apple pies and 1/3 of the apples was mixed with other fruits to make salad. How many apples were left? - 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 - Fractions 4

How many 2/3s are in 6? - Walking

Lucie can walk about 3 4/5 miles each hour. How far can she walk in 2 hours 45 minutes? - 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 - What is one third

What is 1/3 as a decimal? Give your answer rounded to 2 decimal places. - Cake 7

1/3 of a cake shared with 4 people. What share of the whole cake has each people? - 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? - Sales tax

A sales tax on a Php 10,800 appliance is Php.1,620. What is the rate of sales tax? - Reduce to lowest terms

Reduce to lowest terms : 32/124

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