Keywords: Common Core, Multiply Fractions by Whole Numbers
Question 1
A Wilson’s Storm Petrel is a small bird with a wingspan of \(1\frac{1}{3}\) feet. A California Condor is a larger bird with a wingspan almost 7 times as wide as the wingspan of the petrel. About how wide is the wingspan of the California Condor?
\(\large \frac{4}{21}\) foot
\(\large 2\frac{1}{3}\) feet
\(\large 7\frac{1}{3}\) feet
\(\large 9\frac{1}{3}\) feet
Question 2
The walking distance from the Empire State Building in New York City to Times Square is about \(\frac{9}{10}\) mile. The walking distance from the Empire State Building to Sue’s hotel is about 8 times as far. About how far is Sue’s hotel from the Empire State Building?
\(\large \frac{9}{80}\) mile
\(\large \frac{72}{80}\) mile
\(\large 1\frac{7}{10}\) miles
\(\large 7\frac{2}{10}\) miles
Question 3
Which of the following expressions is NOT equal to \(3\times2\frac{1}{4}\)?
\(\large 3\times\frac{9}{4}\)
\(\large (3\times2)+(3\times\frac{1}{4})\)
\(\large 6\frac{3}{4}\)
\(\large3\times2+\frac{1}{4}\)
Question 4
At a bake sale, Ron sells \(\frac{7}{8}\) of an apple pie and \(\frac{5}{8}\) of a cherry pie. Altogether, how much pie does he sell at the bake sale?
\(\large \frac{2}{8}\)
\(\large \frac{12}{16}\)
\(\large \frac{12}{8}\)
\(\large \frac{35}{8}\)
Question 5
On a ruler, which measurement is between \(\frac{3}{16}\) inch and \(\frac{7}{8}\) inch?