### All SSAT Middle Level Math Resources

## Example Questions

### Example Question #531 : Numbers And Operations

people are sharing a pound bag of peanuts. How much will each person get? Select the answer with the pair of numbers that the answer will be between.

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #532 : Numbers And Operations

people are sharing a pound bag of peanuts. How much will each person get? Select the answer with the pair of numbers that the answer will be between.

**Possible Answers:**

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and

and

and

and

**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #533 : Numbers And Operations

people are sharing a pound bag of peanuts. How much will each person get? Select the answer with the pair of numbers that the answer will be between.

**Possible Answers:**

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and

and

and

and

**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

can go into only times with left over.

### Example Question #534 : Numbers And Operations

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #3 : Solve Word Problems Involving Division Of Whole Numbers Leading To Answers In The Form Of Fractions Or Mixed Numbers: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.3

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #4 : Solve Word Problems Involving Division Of Whole Numbers Leading To Answers In The Form Of Fractions Or Mixed Numbers: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.3

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #7 : Solve Word Problems Involving Division Of Whole Numbers Leading To Answers In The Form Of Fractions Or Mixed Numbers: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.3

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

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### Example Question #11 : Solve Word Problems Involving Division Of Whole Numbers Leading To Answers In The Form Of Fractions Or Mixed Numbers: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.3

people are sharing a pould bag of peanuts. How much will each person get? Select the answer with the pair of numbers that the answer will be between.

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

can be divided into only times with left over.

### Example Question #11 : Solve Word Problems Involving Division Of Whole Numbers Leading To Answers In The Form Of Fractions Or Mixed Numbers: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.3

people are sharing a -pound bag of peanuts. How much will each person get? Select the answer with the pair of numbers that the answer will be between.

**Possible Answers:**

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**Correct answer:**

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We can think of this problem as an improper fraction and solve for the mixed number.

can go into only times with left over.

### Example Question #4 : The Number System

Hydraulic fracturing is a process used by gas companies to rupture and collects pockets of gas trapped within pockets of shale rock. A particular shale fracking site is in length and occupies an area of . How wide is this particular site?

**Possible Answers:**

**Correct answer:**

In order to solve this question, we need to first recall how to find the area of a rectangle.

Substitute in the given values in the equation and solve for .

Divide both sides by

Dividing by a fraction is the same as multiplying by its inverse or reciprocal.

Find the reciprocal of

Simplify and rewrite.

Multiply and solve.

Reduce.

The width of the fracking site is

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