Equivalent Fractions Worksheet

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141.

Which of the following fractions is in its simplest form?

a. | $\frac{7}{7}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{9}{3}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{5}{9}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{5}{10}$ |

Among the choices, the fraction

Correct answer : (3)

142.

Which of the following fractions is not in its simplest form?

a. | $\frac{6}{4}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{3}{4}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{3}{7}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{5}{3}$ |

Among the choices, the fraction

The fractions in all the other choices are already in their simplest form.

So, the fraction

Correct answer : (1)

143.

Which of the following fractions is in its simplest form?

a. | $\frac{3}{6}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{2}{4}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{7}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{6}{4}$ |

Among the choices, the fraction

The fractions in all the other choices can be further simplified.

Correct answer : (3)

144.

Find the simplest form of the fraction. $\frac{24}{32}$

a. | $\frac{1}{4}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{4}{5}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{3}{4}$ |

[Write the factors of 24 and 32.]

=

[Divide out the common factors.]

The fraction

Correct answer : (4)

145.

Pick the simplest form of the fraction. $\frac{14}{35}$

a. | $\frac{2}{5}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{2}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{1}{5}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{2}{6}$ |

[Write the factors of 14 and 35.]

=

[Divide out the common factor, 7.]

The fraction

So, the simplest form of the fraction

Correct answer : (1)

146.

Which of the following fractions is in its simplest form?

a. | $\frac{9}{3}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{3}{11}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{6}{2}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{12}{8}$ |

Among the choices, the fraction

The fractions in all the other choices can be further simplified.

Correct answer : (2)

147.

Which of the following fractions is not in its simplest form?

a. | $\frac{2}{3}$ | ||

b. | $\frac{1}{3}$ | ||

c. | $\frac{8}{12}$ | ||

d. | $\frac{1}{12}$ |

Among the choices, the fraction

The fractions in all the other choices are already in their simplest form.

Correct answer : (3)

148.

Find the value of $b$ if $\frac{b}{3}$ = $1\frac{1}{7}$ .

a. | $4\frac{3}{8}$ | ||

b. | $3\frac{3}{7}$ | ||

c. | $3\frac{3}{8}$ | ||

d. | $4\frac{3}{7}$ |

[Original expression.]

[Convert the mixed number into improper fractions.]

[Multiply each side by 3.]

[Group the numerators and denominators.]

[Simplify.]

[Convert the improper fraction into mixed number.]

Correct answer : (2)