# 2.04 Practical problems with fraction operations

## Interactive practice questions

Sharon walks $\frac{2}{5}$25 of a kilometer and runs $\frac{1}{7}$17 of a kilometer to get to school.

How many kilometers does she travel?

Easy
Approx 2 minutes

Carl has $\frac{3}{7}$37m of ribbon. After he uses some ribbon for a present, he has $\frac{1}{4}$14m left.

How much ribbon did he use on the present?

Bianca has $\frac{5}{6}$56kg of beads. She shares the beads evenly between $3$3 friends.

How many kilograms does each friend receive?

At a party, Bill makes a drink by combining $5\frac{1}{3}$513L of water with $1\frac{1}{2}$112L of cordial.

What is the total amount of the drink?

### Outcomes

#### 6.NS.A.1

Interpret and compute quotients of fractions, and solve word problems involving division of fractions by fractions, e.g. By using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem.

#### 6.NS.B.2

Fluently divide multi-digit numbers using the standard algorithm