# Worksheet: Dividing Unit Fractions by Whole Numbers

In this worksheet, we will practice dividing a unit fraction and a whole number by using the number line or models and using this to solve real-world problems.

Q1:

A parking lot that is of an acre is to be divided into 9 equally sized areas. Determine the size of each area.

• A ac
• B ac
• C36 ac
• D ac
• E ac

Q2:

David devoted of his day to study, exercise, play a video game, and surf the web. Given that he spent the same amount of time on each of these activities, what fraction of his day did he spend studying?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q3:

What is divided by 3?

• A12
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q4:

Two-thirds of a cake is divided equally into four pieces. The diagram shows this situation. The cake was divided first into three parts to identify two-thirds of the cake and then divided into four to get four pieces from the two-thirds.

How many fractional units are there after these two divisions?

How many units is one piece of cake?

What fraction, in its simplest form, of the cake is that?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q5:

Half a liter of milk is poured equally into three mugs.

Use the diagram to find the quantity of milk in each mug.

• A L
• B L
• C L
• D L
• E L

Which of the following number sentences describes this situation?

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q6:

After a party, of a large pizza was left. If this leftover pizza is shared equally among 4 people, find the fraction of the whole pizza that each one receives.

• A9
• B
• C20
• D
• E

Q7:

Use the number line to calculate .

• A
• B10
• C21
• D
• E

Q8:

Find .

• A
• B12
• C35
• D
• E

Q9:

What is divided by 4?

• A20
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q10:

Amelia bought a kilogram of apples. She wants to split it equally between herself and 4 friends. How much will each one of the 5 take?

• A10 kg
• B kg
• C kg
• D8 kg
• E kg

Q11:

Use the model to calculate .

• A8
• B
• C15
• D
• E

Q12:

Select the figure that represents .

• A
• B
• C
• D
• E

Q13:

Half a one-liter water bottle is shared equally between two glasses of equal size. What quantity of water is there in each glass?

• A L
• B L
• C L
• D1 L
• E2 L