# 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:**

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

**Answer:**

- 125
- 35 pages
- 18
- 75
- 12

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