Test Your Fractions Pretest Knowledge

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Test Your Fractions Pretest Knowledge

This quiz is a pre-assessment of what you already know about fractions. Answer each question to the best of your ability. All the best guys for taking this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Fractions can be written using two whole numbers separated by a bar.  The number above the bar is called the ___________ and the number below the bar is called the ____________.
    • A. 

      Mixed number, improper fraction

    • B. 

      Denominator, numerator

    • C. 

      Numerator, denominator

  • 2. 
    What fraction is represented by the shaded portion of this pie?
    • A. 

      1/2

    • B. 

      6/8

    • C. 

      5/8

  • 3. 
    Which fraction shows 8/24 written in lowest terms?
    • A. 

      1/3

    • B. 

      4/12

    • C. 

      2/6

  • 4. 
    1/2 + 3/4 = ______
    • A. 

      One and one-half

    • B. 

      One and one-fourth

    • C. 

      Four-sixths

  • 5. 
    5/4 - 2/3
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      7/12

    • C. 

      15/12

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      2/3 is less than 3/4

    • B. 

      3/4 is less than 2/3

    • C. 

      1/2 is greater than 7/8

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      4/8

    • B. 

      7/12

    • C. 

      3/4

  • 8. 
    What fraction of the pie is represented by the largest piece?
    • A. 

      2/5

    • B. 

      1/3

    • C. 

      1/5

  • 9. 
    Fill in the blank with the correct symbol:  8/10  ____  3/8
    • A. 

      =

    • B. 

      >

    • C. 

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      7/6

    • B. 

      9/8

    • C. 

      13/12

  • 11. 
    Mary bought a container of mixed nuts from the grocery store.  The nutrition label claims that the container has 100 nuts and that 2/5 of the nuts are pecans.  How many nuts are pecans?
    • A. 

      20

    • B. 

      40

    • C. 

      60

  • 12. 
    John's family ordered pizza last night. John ate half of the pizza.  John's sister ate 2/3 of the remaining pizza. How much of the whole pizza did John's sister eat?
    • A. 

      2/3

    • B. 

      1/3

    • C. 

      3/5

  • 13. 
    Zax has a candy bar that is 16 and a half inches long.  He wants to equally split it among himself and 4 friends.  How long will each piece of candy be?
    • A. 

      3 1/10 inches

    • B. 

      4 inches

    • C. 

      64 inches