Fraction Multiplying Units Quiz

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This quiz evaluates your skill at cross-canceling units during fraction multiplication. You must complete this quiz for the results to be sent to your teacher.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Determine which units remain in your final answer fraction.

    • A.

      Gallons/minute

    • B.

      Quarts/minute

    • C.

      Quarts/gallons

    • D.

      Gallons/quarts

    Correct Answer
    A. Gallons/minute
    Explanation
    The quarts units cancel because you have a quarts unit on the top of your first fraction and a quarts unit on the bottom of your second fraction.

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  • 2. 

    Which fraction could be plugged into the blanks to make the equation true?

    • A.

      Seconds/pints

    • B.

      Pints/seconds

    • C.

      Pints/minutes

    • D.

      Pints/cups

    Correct Answer
    D. Pints/cups
    Explanation
    The answer has to be pints over cups so that your cups units cancel and you are left with pints over seconds.

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  • 3. 

    Use cross-canceling to determine which units remain in your final answer fraction.

    • A.

      Cups/hour

    • B.

      Gallons/seconds

    • C.

      Gallons/hour

    • D.

      Cups/seconds

    Correct Answer
    C. Gallons/hour
    Explanation
    The cups units cancel, and the seconds units cancel. Gallons and hours are all that remain.

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  • 4. 

    Determine the units in your final answer fraction.  You may need to write this down on paper.

    • A.

      Inches/seconds

    • B.

      Miles/seconds

    • C.

      Feet/seconds

    • D.

      Inches/hours

    Correct Answer
    A. Inches/seconds
    Explanation
    Miles cancel, feet cancel, and hours cancel. You are left with inches over seconds.

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  • 5. 

    If I'm traveling at a rate of 50 miles per hour for 3 hours.  How far did I travel?

    • A.

      150

    • B.

      150 hours

    • C.

      150 miles

    • D.

      150 meatballs

    Correct Answer
    C. 150 miles
    Explanation
    In the fraction multiplication 50 miles/1hour X 3hours/1, the hours units cancel and you are left with 150 miles as a final answer.

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