# fraction

### a landscaper buys 1 gallon of plant fertilizer. he uses 1/5 of the fertilizer, and then divides the

a landscaper buys 1 gallon of plant fertilizer. he uses 1/5 of the fertilizer, and then divides the rest into 3 smaller bottles. how many gallons...
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### jared bakes 2 apple pies. he cuts two pies into pieces. Each piece is 1/8 of a pie. Enter the number

jared bakes 2 apple pies. he cuts two pies into pieces. Each piece is 1/8 of a pie. Enter the number of pieces of pie jared cuts 1/8 of a pie per...
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### Angie knew 90% of the answers on a worksheet. What fraction of the answers did she know?

Angie knew 90% of the answers on a worksheet. What fraction of the answers did she know? We type 90% as a fraction into our search engine and we...
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### If 2 is added to the numerator and denominator it becomes 9/10 and if 3 is subtracted from the numer

If 2 is added to the numerator and denominator it becomes 9/10 and if 3 is subtracted from the numerator and denominator it become 4/5. Find the...
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### Currently 16 out of every 25 American adults drink coffee every day. In a town with a population of

Currently 16 out of every 25 American adults drink coffee every day. In a town with a population of 7900 adults, how many of these adults would...
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### A bowl contains 45 oranges. If ⅔ of the oranges are bad; how many are good?

A bowl contains 45 oranges. If ⅔ of the oranges are bad; how many are good? Using our fraction operator calculator, we see that: 1 - 2/3 = 1/3 of...
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### A survey of 2,000 doctors showed that an average of 3 out of 5 doctors use brand A aspirin. How many

A survey of 2,000 doctors showed that an average of 3 out of 5 doctors use brand A aspirin. How many doctors use brand A aspirin? We want 3/5 of...
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### About 3/5th of the registered voters participated in 2016 election. California has 25 million regist

About 3/5th of the registered voters participated in 2016 election. California has 25 million registered voters. Find the number of registered...
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### 15 of the 45 students have brown eyes. What fraction of the students have brown eyes

15 of the 45 students have brown eyes. What fraction of the students have brown eyes? 15/45 can be simplified using our fraction simplify...
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### A drawer is filled with 9 black shirts , 6 white shirts, and 5 gray shirts one shirt is chosen at ra

A drawer is filled with 9 black shirts , 6 white shirts, and 5 gray shirts one shirt is chosen at random from the drawer find the probability that...
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### Connie’s kindergarten class has 24 children. She wants them to get into 4 equal groups. How many chi

Connie’s kindergarten class has 24 children. She wants them to get into 4 equal groups. How many children will she put in each group? We take 24...
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### A card is picked from a deck of 52 cards. Find the probability of getting a black ace or a red queen

A card is picked from a deck of 52 cards. Find the probability of getting a black ace or a red queen. In a standard deck of 52 cards, we have: 2...
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### A hill rises 60 ft for every horizontal 96 ft. Find the slope.

A hill rises 60 ft for every horizontal 96 ft. Find the slope. Slope = Rise / Run Slope = 60/96 Using our fraction simplifier, we reduce 60/96...
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### A cake is to be divided into 8 equal parts. After division, each equal portion is again divided into

A cake is to be divided into 8 equal parts. After division, each equal portion is again divided into 2 equal individual parts. How big is each of...
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### A Pairs of fair dice is tossed. What is the probability of not getting a sum 7 or 8?

A Pairs of fair dice is tossed. What is the probability of not getting a sum 7 or 8? Not a 7 or 8 means 2 - 6 or 9 - 12 Using our 2-dice...
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### A spinner has 6 equal sections, of which 2 are green. If you spin the spinner once, what is the prob

A spinner has 6 equal sections, of which 2 are green. If you spin the spinner once, what is the probability that it will land on a green section?...
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### 6 red marbles 9 green marbles and 5 blue marbles two marbles are drawn without replacement what is t

6 red marbles 9 green marbles and 5 blue marbles two marbles are drawn without replacement what is the probability of choosing a green and then a...
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### A recipe calls for 2 ½ cup of flour, but Paul only has 2 ⅙. How much more flour does he need?

A recipe calls for 2 ½ cup of flour, but Paul only has 2 ⅙. How much more flour does he need? Convert to improper fractions 2 & 1/2 = 5/2 2 & 1/6...
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