Math Word Problems - GED, PSAT, SAT, ACT, GRE Preparation 5.22 Mixed Fractions: Word Problems

Directions: Solve the following problems. Also write at least 5 word problems of your own.

Q 1: 30/9 -- express in the simplest form. 3/10 10/6 10/3

Q 2: Robin had a board 7 3/4 feet long. She cut 1 1/2 feet from the board. How much is left? 6 1/4 6 1/2 5 3/4

Q 3: What is the whole number that is needed to make 1 = ?/3 true? 4 2 3

Q 4: Dan measured the distance between his house and a local library to be 6 4/5 miles. However, a street map shows the same distance to be 6 6/10. Which of the following choices is correct? the map shows longer distance the map shows shorter distance both the distances are same

Q 5: Sally weighs 78 3/4 pounds. Donna weighs 78 7/16 pounds. Which student weighs more? Donna Sally

Q 6: Peter is 5 6/7 feet tall. His friend, Harry is 5 3/4 feet tall. Who is taller? Peter they are of same height Harry

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