# fraction

### 1 out of 12 homes is heated by fuel oil. At this rate, how many homes in a community of 36,000 homes

1 out of 12 homes is heated by fuel oil. At this rate, how many homes in a community of 36,000 homes are heated by fuel oil? 1/12 * 36000 = 3,000...
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### How many 1/4 sheets are there in 5 sheets

How many 1/4 sheets are there in 5 sheets We divide 5 sheets by 1/4 sheets: 5/1/4 However, when we divide by a fraction, it's the same as...
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### Jerry, an electrician, worked 7 months out the year. What percent of the year did he work?

Jerry, an electrician, worked 7 months out the year. What percent of the year did he work? We know that there are 12 months in a year....
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### Bob has 4/5 of a pound of fudge. He wants to share it with Sue. How much of a pound of fudge will bo

Bob has 4/5 of a pound of fudge. He wants to share it with Sue. How much of a pound of fudge will both of them get? If Bob shares the fudge with...
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### Fraction with variable x in numerator and 6 in the denominator.

Fraction with variable x in numerator and 6 in the denominator. The numerator is the top of the fraction. The denominator is the bottom of the...
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### Ande has 8 pints of milk. If he drinks 1/4 of a pint of milk each day, how long will the 8 pints of

Ande has 8 pints of milk. If he drinks 1/4 of a pint of milk each day, how long will the 8 pints of milk last him? Milk Days = Total Pints of...
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### The Palafoxes make \$3,840 a month. They spend \$1,600 for rent. What fraction of their income goes to

The Palafoxes make \$3,840 a month. They spend \$1,600 for rent. What fraction of their income goes to rent? Rent Payment Fraction = Rent Payment /...
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### From a regular deck of 52 playing cards, you turn over a 6 and then a 7. What is the probability tha

From a regular deck of 52 playing cards, you turn over a 6 and then a 7. What is the probability that the next card you turn over will be a face...
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### a paper boy delivers thirteen paper to an apartment complex. if these deliveries compose one-seventh

a paper boy delivers thirteen paper to an apartment complex. if these deliveries compose one-seventh of his route, how many papers does he deliver...
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### 12 laps in 18 minutes . What is the average time per lap?

12 laps in 18 minutes . What is the average time per lap? 18/12 = 1.5 minutes per lap
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### Barbara bought a piece of rope that was 7 1/3 meters long. She cut the rope into 3 equal pieces. How

Barbara bought a piece of rope that was 7 1/3 meters long. She cut the rope into 3 equal pieces. How long is each piece of rope? Using our mixed...
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### what did i make on a test if i had 65 questions and got 40 correct

what did i make on a test if i had 65 questions and got 40 correct 40/65 = 61.54%
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### How many twelfths equal three-sixths?

How many twelfths equal three-sixths? We set up the equation below where x is the number of twelfths in three-sixths: 1/12x = 3/6 Cross...
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### Mr. Tan has two daughters. His elder daughter is 1/3 of his age while his younger daughter is 1/4 of

Mr. Tan has two daughters. His elder daughter is 1/3 of his age while his younger daughter is 1/4 of his age. If Mr. Tan’s age is 60, how old are...
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### Three out of every 7 houses in a neighborhood are painted white. There are 224 houses in the neighbo

Three out of every 7 houses in a neighborhood are painted white. There are 224 houses in the neighborhood. How many houses are white? 3/7 of 224...
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### 84% as a fraction in simplest form

84% as a fraction in simplest form Enter 84% as a fraction into our search engine and we get: 21/25
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