Those Dreaded Fractions Pre-quiz

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Fraction Quizzes & Trivia

This is a pre-quiz, assessment of your skills in working with fractions. No calculator should be used on this quiz. Select the best answer for each question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not equivalent to the other fractions?
    • A. 

      3/5

    • B. 

      60/100

    • C. 

      4/6

    • D. 

      21/35

    • E. 

      6/10

  • 2. 
    Find the sum of 4/9 and 3/4
    • A. 

      43/36

    • B. 

      4/7

    • C. 

      1/3

    • D. 

      7/13

    • E. 

      3

  • 3. 
    Without calculating anything, what whole number is 7/8 + 15/16 closest to?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      22

    • E. 

      24

  • 4. 
    Find the product of 7/8 and 4/5.
    • A. 

      28/40

    • B. 

      7/10

    • C. 

      35/32

    • D. 

      32/35

    • E. 

      72/40

  • 5. 
    Find the least common multiple (lcm) of 35 and 42
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      210

    • D. 

      1470

    • E. 

      There is none

  • 6. 
    Calculate 9/8 divided by 3/4
    • A. 

      27/32

    • B. 

      2/3

    • C. 

      24/36

    • D. 

      36/24

    • E. 

      3/2

  • 7. 
    Which of the following problems would be solved by finding the product of 18 1/2 and 12 1/4?
    • A. 

      Eliza was 18 1/2 inches long at birth. Within a year she had grown 12 1/4 inches. How tall is she at age one?

    • B. 

      Amanda weighed 12 1/4 pounds at age three months. By six months, her weight was up to 18 1/2 pounds. How much did she gain in that time?

    • C. 

      Ethan works 18 1/2 hours one week and 12 1/4 hours the next week. How many hours total has he worked in that time period?

    • D. 

      Ivan's flower bed measures 18 1/2 feet long. He plans to put flower bulbs every 12 1/4 inches. How many bulbs does he need to purchase?

    • E. 

      Sue wants to carpet her living room. Her room measures 18 1/2 feet long and 12 1/4 feet wide. How much carpeting should she order?

  • 8. 
    Which of the following problems would be solved by finding the difference of 18 1/2 and 12 1/4?
    • A. 

      Eliza was 18 1/2 inches long at birth. Within a year she had grown 12 1/4 inches. How tall is she at age one?

    • B. 

      Amanda weighed 12 1/4 pounds at age three months. By six months, her weight was up to 18 1/2 pounds. How much did she gain in that time?

    • C. 

      Ethan works 18 1/2 hours one week and 12 1/4 hours the next week. How many hours total has he worked in that time

    • D. 

      Ivan's flower bed measures 18 1/2 feet long. He plans to put flower bulbs every 12 1/4 inches. How many bulbs does he need to purchase?

    • E. 

      Sue wants to carpet her living room. Her room measures 18 1/2 feet long and 12 1/4 feet wide. How much carpeting should she order?

  • 9. 
    Which of the following problems would be solved by finding the quotient of 48 1/2 and 12 1/4?
    • A. 

      Eliza was 48 1/2 inches tall at age 6. Within three years she had grown 12 1/4 inches. How tall is she at age nine?

    • B. 

      Amanda weighed 12 1/4 pounds at age three months. By six years, her weight was up to 48 1/2 pounds. How much did she gain in that time?

    • C. 

      Ethan is scheduled to work 48 1/2 hours one week but he takes off 12 1/4 hours. How many hours total has he worked that week?

    • D. 

      Ivan's flower bed measures 48 1/2 feet long. He plans to put flower bulbs every 12 1/4 inches. How many bulbs does he need to purchase?

    • E. 

      Sue wants to sod her side yard, which measures 48 1/2 feet long and 12 1/4 feet wide. How much sodshould she order?