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# Rational Numbers Worksheets

Rational Numbers Worksheets
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Bill mowed $\frac{2}{3}$ of the lawn in 1 hour. Find the fraction of the lawn he can mow in $\frac{1}{2}$ hour.
 a. $\frac{3}{5}$ b. $\frac{1}{3}$ c. $\frac{2}{3}$ d. $\frac{1}{6}$

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A piece of cardboard is $\frac{4}{5}$ foot long. Michael cut it into strips of cardboard $\frac{3}{\mathrm{15}}$ foot long. Find the number of strips of cardboard he made.
 a. $\frac{7}{\mathrm{20}}$ b. 12 c. 4 d. $\frac{\mathrm{12}}{\mathrm{75}}$

3.
George ran $\frac{1}{3}$ of a certain distance. His friend ran $\frac{1}{8}$ of the remaining distance. What fraction of distance is left over?
 a. $\frac{2}{3}$ b. $\frac{\mathrm{24}}{\mathrm{14}}$ c. $\frac{\mathrm{14}}{\mathrm{48}}$ d. $\frac{\mathrm{14}}{\mathrm{24}}$

4.
Tom has $25 to buy candies. If each candy bar costs$0.50, how many bars can he buy?
 a. 50 b. 10 c. 25 d. 20

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A theater sold 285 tickets for $6.50 each on a Sunday night. Find the total amount of money the theater received from the ticket sales that night.  a.$930 b. $1,710.50 c.$291.50 d. $1,852.50 #### Answer: (d) Correct answer : (4) 6. Find the value of the expression. 32 ÷ 8 + 14 - 7 x 4  a. -6 b. -9 c. -10 d. -14 #### Answer: (c) Correct answer : (3) 7. Zelma had a curtain cloth of length $2\frac{1}{4}$ m. She used $1\frac{1}{2}$ m of curtain cloth. How much of the curtain cloth is left with Zelma now?  a. $\frac{2}{3}$ m b. $\frac{3}{4}$ m c. $\frac{1}{4}$ m d. $\frac{1}{2}$ m #### Answer: (b) Correct answer : (2) 8. Matt had$13818.20 with him. He gave $4347.06 to Paul and$9321.09 to Laura. How much does Matt have now?
 a. $4347.06 b.$150.05 c. $100.05 d.$13818.20

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At the local downtown an apple costs $2.15 and a pineapple costs$3.75. How much would Clara pay if she buys 5 apples?
 a. 10.75 b. 12.3 c. 5.9 d. 14.5

Rachel has $3\frac{3}{4}$ yards of ribbon, the ribbon is $1\frac{1}{2}$ inch wide. She used $2\frac{2}{3}$ yards of ribbon for a wall-hanging. Find the length of the ribbon left with her.
 a. $\frac{51}{12}$ yards b. $\frac{1}{20}$ yard c. $\frac{1}{15}$ yard d. $\frac{13}{12}$ yards