Review: Ordering, Adding & Subtracting Fractions

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Review:  Ordering, Adding & Subtracting Fractions

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  • 1. 
    Get a common denominator for the following fractions and order them from least to greatest. 1 1/2,  2/3, 4/9.
    • A. 

      1 9/18, 12/18, 8/18

    • B. 

      8/18, 12/18, 1 9/18

    • C. 

      4/9 , 2/3, 1 9/18

  • 2. 
    Which statement is true?  Remember that you should get a common denominator before comparing fractions.
    • A. 

      3/4 < 2/3

    • B. 

      3/4 > 2/3

    • C. 

      3/4 = 2/3

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not equivalent to 4/6.  Notice the key word "NOT."
    • A. 

      2/3

    • B. 

      8/12

    • C. 

      6/8

  • 4. 
    A charity organization has set a goal to raise $1,500 for their annual fund raiser.  The orange portion of the pie chart below represents how much of their goal they have raised.  Which statement describes this situation accurately? Goal = $1,500
    • A. 

      One third of their goal has been met.

    • B. 

      They have raised $500.

    • C. 

      They have raised over one fourth of their goal.

    • D. 

      All of the statements above (A-C are accurate).

  • 5. 
    The following fraction is called a(n) _____________. 5/4
  • 6. 
    The following fraction is called a(n) ___________. Eight and three-fourths  (8  3/4)
  • 7. 
    Rename eight and three-fourths (8  3/4) as an improper fraction.  
    • A. 

      35/4

    • B. 

      24/3

    • C. 

      15/3

  • 8. 
    On Friday Mary walked 2/3 of a mile.  On Saturday she walked 1/4 of a mile.  On Sunday she walked 1 and a half miles.  How many miles did she walk total?
    • A. 

      2 and 5/12 miles

    • B. 

      1 and 4/9 miles

    • C. 

      28/12 miles

  • 9. 
    John's family ordered 2 pizzas and ate 1 and 1/3 of the pizzas last night.  How much of the remaining pizza is left?
    • A. 

      1/2 of the pizza is left

    • B. 

      1/3 of the pizza is left

    • C. 

      2/3 of the pizza is left

  • 10. 
    1 and 2/6 - 1/3
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      1 and 1/3

    • C. 

      6/0

  • 11. 
    3/5 + 4/7
    • A. 

      7/12

    • B. 

      1 and 6/35

    • C. 

      42/35

  • 12. 
    5 and 1/3 - 3 and 2/3
    • A. 

      1 and 2/3

    • B. 

      2 and 1/3

    • C. 

      6/3

  • 13. 
    4 and 3/5 + 4/6
    • A. 

      4 and 38/30

    • B. 

      5 and 8/30

    • C. 

      5 and 4/15

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is the least common denominator for 5/12 and 6/7?
    • A. 

      84

    • B. 

      168

    • C. 

      19