Worksheet: Dividing Fractions

In this worksheet, we will practice dividing proper fractions by proper fractions.

Q1:

Which of the following division expressions has a quotient of 23?

  • A 2 3 ÷ 4 7
  • B 4 9 ÷ 2 3
  • C 3 4 ÷ 1 6
  • D 2 9 ÷ 6 7
  • E 1 4 ÷ 1 7

Q2:

Calculate 2324÷5645. Give your answer in its simplest form.

  • A 4 5 6 5 7 1
  • B 1 7 3 4 7 5
  • C 1 7 2 0
  • D 7 2 0

Q3:

Amelia wants to make pancakes with a half liter of milk. Knowing that one-eighth of a liter of milk makes pancakes for one person, for how many people will his pancakes be?

Q4:

Find 67÷37.

Q5:

Find 12÷23.

  • A 1 3
  • B 3 2
  • C 3 4
  • D3
  • E 4 3

Q6:

When 13 is divided by a fraction 𝑎𝑏, the result is 34. Determine 𝑎𝑏.

  • A 5 1 2
  • B 9 4
  • C 1 4
  • D 1 3 1 2
  • E 4 9

Q7:

One-eighth of a pot of paint will paint one square meters. What area can be painted with three-quarters of a pot?

Q8:

Use the diagram to find 47÷25 (i.e., the number that 47 is 25 of).

  • A 7 1 0
  • B 8 3 5
  • C 4 3 8
  • D 1 3 7
  • E 3 4 3 5

Q9:

Find 37÷56.

  • A 1 8 3 5
  • B 8 1 3
  • C 3 5 1 8
  • D 1 4 5
  • E 5 1 4

Q10:

A farmer wants to try a new type of seed. He has bought enough seeds for a field of area 110 square miles. He wants to plant them in a field of width 14 miles. What length of the field will be dedicated to this new seed type?

  • A 1 4 0 miles
  • B 2 5 miles
  • C 2 1 2 miles
  • D 1 5 miles
  • E 1 1 4 miles

Q11:

Find 59÷29.

  • A 1 0 8 1
  • B 7 9
  • C 8 1 1 0
  • D 2 5
  • E 2 1 2

Q12:

Use the diagram to find 45÷15 (i.e.,how many 15 are in 45).

Q13:

What is the result of dividing two-thirds by seven-ninths?

  • A 1 9
  • B 1 1 6
  • C 6 7
  • D 1 4 2 7
  • E 1 4 9

Q14:

Scarlett and Daniel went out to get some ice cream. Scarlett had 47 pt of chocolate chip ice cream, while Daniel had 23 pt of strawberry-flavored ice cream. Determine how many times as much ice cream Daniel had as Scarlett.

  • A 1 5 2 1 times as much
  • B 8 2 1 times as much
  • C 1 1 6 times as much
  • D 2 2 1 times as much
  • E 6 7 times as much

Q15:

Use the diagram to find 1213÷313 (i.e., how many 313 are in 1213).

Q16:

James walked 58 miles in 29 of an hour. Which of the following expressions would tell us how many miles he walked per hour?

  • A 5 8 2 9
  • B 2 9 ÷ 5 8
  • C 5 8 ÷ 2 9
  • D 5 8 + 2 9
  • E 5 8 × 2 9

Q17:

How many eighths are there in 12? Use the figures to help you.

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