# Comparing Fractions - Page 5

Questions

- Mary opened a 1-qt carton of milk. She drank 1 c of it. How many cups of milk were left?
- In the Sahara Desert one day it was 136°F. In the Gobi Desert a temperature of -50°F was recorded. What is the difference between these two temperatures?
- How do you evaluate #\frac { 3} { 5} - ( - \frac { 1} { 5} )#?
- One book costs 95 pence. How much do five books cost?
- How do you evaluate #(- \frac { 1} { 2} ) \times ( - \frac { 3} { 5} ) - 1.3#?
- Carlos hiked #1 3/4# miles a nature trail to a fork in the trail. He then hiked #2 1/2# miles along a path that led to a waterfall. When Carlos reached the waterfall, how far had he hiked altogether?
- On a city map, 2 inches represent 10 miles. The library and the bank are 5 inches apart on the map. What is the actual distance between the library and the bank?
- Last week Julia ran 30 miles more than Pranav. Julia ran 47 miles. How many miles did Pranav run?
- Ray is shopping for a new TV. Music Hut is advertising a sale on TVs for 75% of their original price and Ray has a coupon for an additional 10% discount. If the TV he wants to buy has an original price of $600, how much will Ray pay before tax?
- How does #7\frac { 11} { 12}# compare to #5 \frac { 5} { 12}#?
- Three hundred twenty-nine ten-thousandths is how much greater than thirty-two thousandths?
- Ms. Lusardi gave her class #12# minutes to read. Alissa read #5 1/2# pages in that time. At what rate in pages per hour, did Alissa read?
- A survey showed that #7/15# of a class liked soccer and #2/5# liked baseball. Which sport was liked less?
- What is #11/25 * 5/11#?
- How do you evaluate #(\frac { 1} { 2} - 4\frac { 1} { 6} ) \times ( - 1\frac { 1} { 2} ) #?
- How do you add #1 3/5 + 1 2/5#?
- How do you solve #\frac { - 6} { 5} = - 6u#?
- Which is bigger: 30% or 4/15?
- Donna sells boxes of cookies for $4 each. Pablo sells boxes of cookies for $6 each. Each of them sold the same dollar amount. It was the smallest dollar amount for which this was possible. What is the dollar amount each of them sold?
- Three hundred twenty-nine ten-thousandths is how much greater than thirty-two thousandths?