 # Fractions Word Problems - Examples and Questions with Answers

Jun 03, 2021

## What are Fractions Word Problems?

Fraction is the most fundamental topic in mathematics. Before starting this fraction word problem we must have knowledge of the following:

• What is fraction addition?
• What is fraction subtraction?
• What is fraction multiplication?
• What is fraction division?

After knowing all this we can easily solve algebraic fraction word problems.

## How to solve Fractions Word Problems?

Example 1: One-eighth of a number added to its fourth part, is ten less than the number. What is the number?

Solution:  ## Fractions Word Problems

Questions:

1. 3/5th of a number is 75. Find the number.
2. Bob reads two-seventh of 49 pages of his lesson. How many more pages left to complete the lesson?
3. One-third of a number is 3 more than one-sixth of the number. Find out the number.
4. One-fourth of a number is 25 less than two-fourth of the number. What is three-fourths of the number?
5. One-sixth of a number added to its fourth part is seven less than the number. What is the number?

Answer:

1. 125
2. 35 pages
3. 18
4. 75
5. 12

To learn more about 11+ Advanced Algebra topics, word problems and how to solve them, view our video lessons on Advanced Algebra Word Problems for 11+ Exams.

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