# Worksheet Test

Instructions: Solve the following word problems involving fractions.

Problem | Solution |
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1. If John ate 3/4 of a pizza, what fraction of the pizza is left? | |

2. A cake recipe calls for 3/4 cup of sugar, but Jane only has 1/2 cup of sugar. How much more sugar does Jane need to complete the recipe? | |

3. If a basketball team won 3/5 of their games, and they played 20 games, how many games did they win? | |

4. A pizza recipe calls for 2/3 cup of flour. If you only have 1/4 cup of flour, how much more flour do you need? | |

5. If a car travels 3/4 of a mile in 1 minute, how far will it travel in 5 minutes? | |

6. If a bag of M&M’s has 1/2 red candies and 1/4 green candies, what fraction of the bag is not red or green? | |

7. If a recipe calls for 1 1/2 cups of milk and you only have 3/4 cup, how much more milk do you need? | |

8. If a group of friends shared a pizza equally and each person ate 1/6 of the pizza, how many friends were there? | |

9. If a recipe calls for 2/3 cup of butter, but you only have 1/2 cup, how much more butter do you need? | |

10. If a pizza has 8 slices, and you eat 1 1/2 slices, what fraction of the pizza is left? | |

11. A recipe calls for 3/4 pound of ground beef, but you only have 1/2 pound. How much more ground beef do you need to complete the recipe? | |

12. If you have a bag of marbles with 1/3 red marbles and 1/6 blue marbles, what fraction of the bag is not red or blue? | |

13. If a recipe calls for 2/3 cup of sugar and you only have 1/4 cup, how much more sugar do you need? | |

14. If a student got 3/4 of the questions on a test correct and there were 20 questions, how many questions did the student get correct? | |

15. A recipe calls for 1/2 cup of olive oil, but you only have 1/4 cup. How much more olive oil do you need to complete the recipe? | |

16. If a pizza has 8 slices and you eat 3 1/2 slices, what fraction of the pizza is left? | |

17. If a recipe calls for 2/3 cup of flour and you only have 1/2 cup, how much more flour do you need? | |

18. If a group of friends shared a pizza equally and each person ate 1/4 of the pizza, how many friends were there? | |

19. If a recipe calls for 1 1/2 cups of sugar and you only have 3/4 cup, how much more sugar do you need? | |

20. A cake recipe calls for 3/4 cup of flour, but you only have 1/2 cup of flour. How much more flour do you need to complete the recipe? | |

21. If a pizza has 8 slices and you eat 2 3/4 slices, what fraction of the pizza is left? | |

22. If a recipe calls for 1/3 cup of butter and you only have 1/4 cup, how much more butter do you need? | |

23. If a group of friends shared a pizza equally and each person ate 1/8 of the pizza, how many friends were there? | |

24. If a recipe calls for 3/4 cup of milk and you only have 1/2 cup, how much more milk do you need? | |

25. If a recipe calls for 1 1/2 cups of flour and you only have 1 cup, how much more flour do you need? |

**End of Worksheet Test**