# fraction

### A box contains 6 yellow, 3 red, 5 green, and 7 blue colored pencils. A pencil is chosen at random, i

A box contains 6 yellow, 3 red, 5 green, and 7 blue colored pencils. A pencil is chosen at random, it is not replaced, then another is chosen....
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### Michael invited 30 of his friends to his part and a third of guest arrived late how many arrived on

Michael invited 30 of his friends to his part and a third of guest arrived late how many arrived on time If 1/3 arrived late, then 1 - 1/3 = 2/3...
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### A marathon runner took 2 hours and 15 minutes to complete the race. During that time he spent 50 min

A marathon runner took 2 hours and 15 minutes to complete the race. During that time he spent 50 minutes in the lead. Write down, in its simplest...
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### If 3/5 of a bun is shared equally between 4 people, what fraction of the bun would each receive?

If 3/5 of a bun is shared equally between 4 people, what fraction of the bun would each receive? We divide 3/5 by 4 to get 3/20
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### Sarah rolls 2 fair dice and adds the results from each. Work out the probability of getting a total

Sarah rolls 2 fair dice and adds the results from each. Work out the probability of getting a total that is a factor of 6. Factors of 6 are {6,...
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### Adrienne brings home \$1580 per month. She spends \$316 on food. What is the fraction of what she spen

Adrienne brings home \$1580 per month. She spends \$316 on food. What is the fraction of what she spends on food Using our fraction calculator, we...
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### Daniel is 41 inches tall. He is 3/5 as tall as his brother. How tall is his brother?

Daniel is 41 inches tall. He is 3/5 as tall as his brother. How tall is his brother? We set Daniel's brother's height at h. We have: 3h/5 = 41...
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### Ken drinks 2/7 a carton of milk each day. How much milk does he drink in 3 days?

Ken drinks 2/7 a carton of milk each day. How much milk does he drink in 3 days? 2/7 per day * 3 days = 2 * 3/7 = 6/7
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### You have 30 DONUTS. 1/6 of them are Boston Cream. 2/5 of them are Maple. 3/10 of them are Chocolate

You have 30 DONUTS. 1/6 of them are Boston Cream. 2/5 of them are Maple. 3/10 of them are Chocolate Dip and 1/3 are Sprinkled. IS THIS EVEN...
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### A helicopter blade does 3206 full turns in 7 minutes , work out the number of full turns per minute

A helicopter blade does 3206 full turns in 7 minutes , work out the number of full turns per minute 3206 full turns / 7 minutes Divide the...
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### 35% of the houses are blue. Write the percent that do not live in blue houses as a decimal and a fra

35% of the houses are blue. Write the percent that do not live in blue houses as a decimal and a fraction in simplest form The percent that do...
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### A bus is carrying 135 passengers, which is 3/4 of the capacity of the bus. What is the capacity of t

A bus is carrying 135 passengers, which is 3/4 of the capacity of the bus. What is the capacity of the bus Let the capacity of the bus be c....
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### Hayden bought 48 new trading cards. Three-fourths of the new cards are baseball cards. How many base

Hayden bought 48 new trading cards. Three-fourths of the new cards are baseball cards. How many baseball cards did Hayden buy? We want 3/4 of 48....
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### A stack of boards is 21 inches high. Each board is 1¾ inches thick. How many boards are there?

A stack of boards is 21 inches high. Each board is 1¾ inches thick. How many boards are there? We want 21 / 1 & 3/4 Using our fraction operation...
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### A section of land measuring 3 & 3/6 acres is divided equally among 7 people. How many acres will eac

A section of land measuring 3 & 3/6 acres is divided equally among 7 people. How many acres will each person get? We want 3&3/6 /7 Using our...
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