Basic Fractions Worksheets

Basic Fractions Worksheets
  • Page 1
 1.  
Identify the point that represents the mixed number 18 11 on the number line.

a.
R
b.
S
c.
P
d.
Q


Solution:

The length between 0 and 1 is divided into 11 parts.

Each part represents 1 / 11.

The point S is marked on the 19th part on the number line.

So, 18 / 11 is the fraction represented by the point S on the number line.


Correct answer : (2)
 2.  
Which number line has a point P that corresponds to 21 3 ?


a.
Line A
b.
Line B
c.
Line D
d.
Line C


Solution:

Each unit is divided into 3 parts. Each part represents 1 / 3.

The point P placed on the 7th part on the number line represents fraction 7 / 3 = 21 / 3.

Line C is the number line having point P that corresponds to 21 / 3.


Correct answer : (4)
 3.  
What fraction of the model is shaded?


a.
5 3
b.
3 8
c.
5 8
d.
3 5


Solution:

In the model, three out of eight parts are shaded.

The fractional form representing the shaded portion is 3 / 8.


Correct answer : (2)
 4.  
What fraction does the shaded parts of model represent?


a.
1 3
b.
1 2
c.
3 4
d.
1 4


Solution:

In the model, 3 out of the total 4 parts are shaded.

The fraction represented by the shaded part in the model is 3 / 4.


Correct answer : (3)
 5.  
What fraction of the figure is shaded?


a.
3 4
b.
3 10
c.
1 3
d.
3 7


Solution:

In the figure, 3 out of 10 triangles are shaded.

The fraction of the figure shaded is 3 / 10.


Correct answer : (2)
 6.  
Choose the mixed number that the model represents.

a.
11 2
b.
11 4
c.
12 3
d.
13 4


Solution:

Figure-1 represents 1.

Figure-2 represents the fraction 1 / 4.

The mixed number that the model represents is 11 / 4.


Correct answer : (2)
 7.  
What fraction of the shirts are white colored?


a.
1 4
b.
2 4
c.
1 3
d.
3 4


Solution:

In the figure, 1 out of 4 shirts is white colored.

The fraction of white colored shirts is 1 / 4.


Correct answer : (1)
 8.  
What fraction of telephones are colored green?


a.
1 4
b.
4 9
c.
3 8
d.
1 2


Solution:

In the figure, 3 out of 8 telephones are colored green.

The fraction of green colored telephones is 3 / 8.


Correct answer : (3)
 9.  
What fraction of the figures are triangles?


a.
2 4
b.
1 4
c.
3 4
d.
None of the above


Solution:

3 out of 4 given figures are triangles.

The fraction of the figures that are triangles is 3 / 4.


Correct answer : (3)
 10.  
What fraction of the figures are hexagons?

a.
2 5
b.
3 5
c.
4 5
d.
None of the above


Solution:

3 out of 5 given figures are hexagons.

The fraction of the figures that are hexagons is 3 / 5.


Correct answer : (2)

More Basic Fractions Worksheets
Writing Fractions Worksheet Simple Fraction Worksheets
Equivalent Fractions Worksheet Simplifying Fractions Worksheet
*AP and SAT are registered trademarks of the College Board.