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A fraction represents a part of a whole or, more generally, any number of equal parts. When spoken in everyday English, a fraction describes how many parts of a certain size there are, for example, one-half, eight-fifths, three-quarters.

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Grade 4 Fractions Word Problems

Name: ______________________________ Class: ________________

Question 1

Mother cut a cake in 20 equal pieces. I ate of the pieces.

How many pieces did I eat?

Mother cut a cake in _____ equal pieces. I ate _____of the

pieces. How many pieces did I eat?

Question 2

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Diego had 5 kilograms of rice. He gave 1 kilogram to his

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friend and 1 kilogram to his father.

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How much rice did Diego have left?

Diego had ______ kilograms of rice. He gave _____ kilogram

to his friend and ________ kilogram to his father.

How much rice did Diego have left?

Question 3

Nancy has 6 strawberry ice-creams and 4 chocolate ice-

creams. What fraction of the ice-creams is strawberry

Name: ______________________________ Class: ________________

Question 1

Mother cut a cake in 20 equal pieces. I ate of the pieces.

How many pieces did I eat?

Mother cut a cake in _____ equal pieces. I ate _____of the

pieces. How many pieces did I eat?

Question 2

ଵ ଵ

Diego had 5 kilograms of rice. He gave 1 kilogram to his

ଷ

ଵ

friend and 1 kilogram to his father.

ଵଶ

How much rice did Diego have left?

Diego had ______ kilograms of rice. He gave _____ kilogram

to his friend and ________ kilogram to his father.

How much rice did Diego have left?

Question 3

Nancy has 6 strawberry ice-creams and 4 chocolate ice-

creams. What fraction of the ice-creams is strawberry

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Nancy has _____ strawberry ice-creams and ______

chocolate ice-creams.

What fraction of the ice-creams is strawberry flavored?

Question 4

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Joe had 5 pizzas. He ate 2 of them and gave 1 of the pizzas

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to his sister. How many pizzas did he have left?

Joe had ____ pizzas. He ate ______ of it and gave _______

of the pizzas to his sister. How many pizzas did he have left?

Question 5

There are 50 big cats in the zoo. of them are tigers.

of them are leopards. The rest are lions.

How many lions are there in the zoo?

There are ____ big cats in the zoo. ______of them are

tigers. ______of them are leopards. The rest are lions.

How many lions are there in the zoo?

chocolate ice-creams.

What fraction of the ice-creams is strawberry flavored?

Question 4

ଵ ଵ

Joe had 5 pizzas. He ate 2 of them and gave 1 of the pizzas

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to his sister. How many pizzas did he have left?

Joe had ____ pizzas. He ate ______ of it and gave _______

of the pizzas to his sister. How many pizzas did he have left?

Question 5

There are 50 big cats in the zoo. of them are tigers.

of them are leopards. The rest are lions.

How many lions are there in the zoo?

There are ____ big cats in the zoo. ______of them are

tigers. ______of them are leopards. The rest are lions.

How many lions are there in the zoo?

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Question 6

Mandy had of 100 dollars. Cindy had of 80 dollars.

Who had more money?

Mandy had ______ of _____ dollars. Cindy had _______ of

_____ dollars. Who had more money?

Answers

Q 1 : 12 pieces Q4: 1 pizza

Q2: 3 Q 5 : 20 lions

Q3: or Q 6 : equal amounts

Mandy had of 100 dollars. Cindy had of 80 dollars.

Who had more money?

Mandy had ______ of _____ dollars. Cindy had _______ of

_____ dollars. Who had more money?

Answers

Q 1 : 12 pieces Q4: 1 pizza

Q2: 3 Q 5 : 20 lions

Q3: or Q 6 : equal amounts