# Multiply and Divide Fractions Word Problems Exercises

Site: | Saylor Academy |

Course: | RWM101: Foundations of Real World Math |

Book: | Multiply and Divide Fractions Word Problems Exercises |

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Date: | Friday, June 21, 2024, 4:24 AM |

## Description

Complete this assessment to practice word problems that include multiplying and dividing fractions. Be sure to check your answers.

## Problems

1. Carlos spent hours doing his math homework. He spent as much time practicing piano.

**How many hours did Carlos spend practicing piano?**

______ hours

2. Eric has started running for exercise. He recorded the number of kilometers he ran each day this week in the table below.

On Monday, Eric ran of the distance that he ran on Friday.

**Fill in the number of kilometers that Eric ran on Monday in the table below.**

Day |
Number of kilometers run |

Monday | _____ |

Wednesday | |

Friday |

3. Talia spent of this week's allowance on candy. Of the money she spent on candy, was spent on gummy bears.

**What fraction of this week's allowance did Talia spend on gummy bears?**

_____ of this week's allowance

4. A punch bowl had liters of juice in it. Liam drank of the juice in the bowl.

**How many liters of juice did Liam drink?**

_____ of a liter

Source: Khan Academy, https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-fifth-grade-math/5th-multiply-fractions/imp-multiplying-fractions-word-problems/e/multiplying-fractions-by-fractions-word-problems

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