# Math Practice Topic: Fraction Word Problems 2

 Description: Solve word problems that involve fraction multiplication and division. You may need pencil and paper. Adaptive Learning Progression: Simple fractions, then mixed fractions, with increasing denominators. Start using MathScore for free

## Sample Levels (out of 6)

Solve. Give the answer in simplest form.

1.
There are 20 teddy bears on a desk and 3/4 of them are yellow.
How many teddy bears on the desk are yellow?
teddy bears
2.
Mary practices 2/3 hour of baseball each day for 10 days. How many hours of baseball did she practice total?
 hours of baseball

3.
Sharon uses 1/2 cup of buttermilk to make 2 servings of a recipe. How many cups of buttermilk does each serving need?
 cups

Solve. Give the answer in simplest form.

1.
Mary had 1/2 foot of fabric and used 3/8 foot for a costume. What fraction of the fabric did she use?
2.
Sharon had 13/4 cans of paint and used only 8/10 of that for a poster. How many cans of paint did she use?
 cans

3.
In a city, 6/8 of the people own pets. Of those who own pets, 3/4 own cats. What fraction of the people in the city own cats?