# SSAT Middle Level Math : Fractions

## Example Questions

### 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

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.

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Explanation:

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 #5 : 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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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

and go into  only  times and  will be left over.

### Example Question #6 : 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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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 #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

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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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 #8 : 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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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 #9 : 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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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

cand go into  only  times with  left over.

### Example Question #1 : 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.

and

and

and

and

and

and

Explanation:

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 #51 : How To Divide Fractions

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.

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and

and

and

and

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Explanation:

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 #52 : How To Divide Fractions

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.

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and

and

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Explanation:

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 #51 : Fractions

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?

Explanation:

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