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# Basic Fractions Worksheets

Basic Fractions Worksheets
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1.
Identify the point that represents the mixed number $1\frac{8}{11}$ 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.

2.
Which number line has a point P that corresponds to $2\frac{1}{3}$ ?

 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.

3.
What fraction of the model is shaded?

 a. $\frac{5}{3}$ b. $\frac{3}{8}$ c. $\frac{5}{8}$ d. $\frac{3}{5}$

#### Solution:

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

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

4.
What fraction does the shaded parts of model represent?

 a. $\frac{1}{3}$ b. $\frac{1}{2}$ c. $\frac{3}{4}$ d. $\frac{1}{4}$

#### 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.

5.
What fraction of the figure is shaded?

 a. $\frac{3}{4}$ b. $\frac{3}{10}$ c. $\frac{1}{3}$ d. $\frac{3}{7}$

#### Solution:

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

The fraction of the figure shaded is 3 / 10.

6.
Choose the mixed number that the model represents.

 a. $1\frac{1}{2}$ b. $1\frac{1}{4}$ c. $1\frac{2}{3}$ d. $1\frac{3}{4}$

#### Solution:

Figure-1 represents 1.

Figure-2 represents the fraction 1 / 4.

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

7.
What fraction of the shirts are white colored?

 a. $\frac{1}{4}$ b. $\frac{2}{4}$ c. $\frac{1}{3}$ d. $\frac{3}{4}$

#### Solution:

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

The fraction of white colored shirts is 1 / 4.

8.
What fraction of telephones are colored green?

 a. $\frac{1}{4}$ b. $\frac{4}{9}$ c. $\frac{3}{8}$ d. $\frac{1}{2}$

#### Solution:

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

The fraction of green colored telephones is 3 / 8.

9.
What fraction of the figures are triangles?

 a. $\frac{2}{4}$ b. $\frac{1}{4}$ c. $\frac{3}{4}$ 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.

10.
What fraction of the figures are hexagons?

 a. $\frac{2}{5}$ b. $\frac{3}{5}$ c. $\frac{4}{5}$ 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.