SSAT Elementary Level Math : How to find the part from the whole

Study concepts, example questions & explanations for SSAT Elementary Level Math

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Example Questions

Example Question #6 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

 

Possible Answers:

is less than

 

is greater than

is equal to

Correct answer:

is less than

 

Explanation:

 is less than  because  comes before  when we are counting, which means it is less. 

Example Question #7 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

Possible Answers:

is equal to

is greater than

is less than

Correct answer:

is less than

Explanation:

 is less than  because  comes before  when we are counting, which means it is less. 

Example Question #8 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

 

Possible Answers:

is less than

is greater than

is equal to

Correct answer:

is greater than

Explanation:

 is greater than  because  comes after  when we are counting, which means it is greater. 

Example Question #9 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

Possible Answers:

is equal to

is greater than

is less than

Correct answer:

is greater than

Explanation:

 is greater than  because  comes after  when we are counting, which means it is greater. 

Example Question #10 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

Possible Answers:

is greater than

is less than

is equal to

Correct answer:

is greater than

Explanation:

 is greater than  because  comes after  when we are counting, which means it is greater. 

Example Question #11 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

 

Possible Answers:

is greater than

is equal to

is less than

Correct answer:

is less than

Explanation:

 is less than  because  comes before  when we are counting, which means it is less. 

Example Question #12 : Comparing Two Numbers Between 1 And 10: Ccss.Math.Content.K.Cc.C.7

Fill in the blank. 

 __________ 

Possible Answers:

is equal to

is less than

is greater than

Correct answer:

is greater than

Explanation:

 is greater than  because  comes after  when we are counting, which means it is greater. 

Example Question #9 : Generalize Place Value Understanding For Multi Digit Whole Numbers

 tens equal how many ones?

 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Digits in the tens place are ten times the value of digits in the ones place. 

Example Question #1 : Generalize Place Value Understanding For Multi Digit Whole Numbers

 tens equal how many ones?

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

Digits in the tens place are ten times the value of digits in the ones place. 

Example Question #571 : How To Find The Part From The Whole

What is  of  ? 

Possible Answers:

Correct answer:

Explanation:

To find a fraction of a whole, we will multiply the fraction by the whole number.

So, in the problem

 of 

We can write it like this

Now, we must write 45 as a fraction.  We know that whole numbers can be written as fractions over 1.  So, we get

Now, we multiply straight across.  We get

 

Therefore,  of  is .

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