Grade 6 - Mathematics 3.27 Rational Numbers Word Problems

Q 1: The sum of two rational numbers is 17/69. If one of them is 1/23, find the other. 69/14 12/69 14/69

Q 2: The sum of two rational numbers is 15/16. If one of them is 121/112, find the other. -1/7 1/7 7/1

Q 3: Tim's backpack weighed 7/2 pounds. He added two more books weighing 5/4 pounds and 2/5 pounds respectively. What is the total weight of his bag now? 100/20 pounds 103/20 pounds 103/10 pounds

Q 4: A movie lasted for 7/3 hours -- of this 3/4 hours was used for showing advertisements, news, and trailers. What is the duration of the actual movie? 19/12 hours 19/12 minutes 12/19 hours

Q 5: On a certain day, I travelled 37/8 miles by a scooter, 75 miles by a train, and 3/2 miles on foot. What is the total distance I had travelled? 649/8 miles 150 miles 8/649 miles

Q 6: Subtract the sum of 33/2 and 26/5 from 46/3 ? 56/15 -56/15 15/56

Q 7: Five pieces of satin were cut from one bale of satin. They were 13/2 m, 9/2 m, 63/10 m, 59/10 m, and 107/20 m long. Find their total length. 571/20 571/2 571/10

Q 8: Peter had 29/4 dollars. He bought a book for 11/2 dollars. How many dollars does he have remaining with him now? 7/4 dollars 7 dollars 4 dollars

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