# NES Math: Fractions Chapter Exam

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#### Question 1 1. Subtract the fractions. Simplify if necessary.

#### Question 2 2. Find the least common denominator of fractions that have the denominators 8 and 12.

#### Question 3 3. Add the fractions. Simplify if necessary.

#### Question 4 4. Add the fractions. Simplify if necessary.

#### Question 5 5. A recipe calls for 3 3/8 tablespoons of sugar. If you want to make 1/2 the recipe, then how much sugar do you need?

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#### Question 6 6. Scott has 5/6 of a pie that he wants to share equally among four of his friends. Considering that Scott will not have any pie himself, how much of the original pie will each of his friends get?

#### Question 7 7. Susan is making a dress. She buys 3 3/4 yards of fabric. She uses 9/10 of this fabric. How many yards of fabric did she use?

#### Question 8 8. Divide 11 by 2 1/2.

#### Question 9 9. Sally answered 10 out of 15 questions correctly on her math test. Which fraction in simplest form represents the number of questions that Sally MISSED on the math test?

#### Question 10 10. Subtract the fractions. Simplify if necessary.

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#### Question 11 11. At a hot wings restaurant, 5/9 of the patrons ordered the Inferno hot wings and 1/8 of those patrons passed out from the intensity of the sauce. What fraction of the patrons passed out?

#### Question 12 12. Find the least common denominator of fractions that have the denominators 13 and 8.

#### Question 13 13. It has rained 13 out of the last 20 days. Which fraction represents the amount of days it has rained?

#### Question 14 14. Subtract the fractions. Simplify if necessary.

#### Question 15 15. Jerry is trying to figure out how much pizza remains after his party last night. He finds six whole pizzas, as well as 5/8 of another pizza. If he finds one more slice in the fridge (1/8 of a whole pizza), then how many pizzas does Jerry have?

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#### Question 16 16. Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction.

#### Question 17 17. If you napped for 1 1/6 hours on Monday and 2 1/2 times as long on Tuesday, then how long was Tuesday's nap?

#### Question 18 18. Farran purchased a carton of milk. She drank 1/8 of the carton. How much of the carton milk does Farran have left?

#### Question 19 19. Find the least common denominator of fractions that have the denominators 10 and 14.

#### Question 20 20. Susan purchased 9/10 of a pound of shrimp for a dinner party. Her plan is to serve 1/6 of a pound of shrimp to herself and each guest. Including herself, how many people can Susan serve at her dinner party? (Remember that you can't have a fraction of a person.)

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#### Question 21 21. On Monday, Erin wrote 4 2/3 pages of her research paper. On Tuesday, she decided to delete 1 1/5 pages. How many pages are left?

#### Question 22 22. Find the least common denominator of fractions that have the denominators 4 and 12.

#### Question 23 23. Eric completed 1/3 of his homework before dinner and then 2/7 after dinner. How much homework did Eric complete?

#### Question 24 24. If 3/5 of people have one pet and 2/3 of those pets are cats, then what fraction of the people have a cat?

#### Question 25 25. David is applying to adopt some pet mini-dragons. The Main Street Dragon Rescue requires that new pet owners have at least 3 1/2 square feet of yard space per EACH mini-dragon they adopt. If David has 12 1/2 square feet of yard space, then how many mini-dragons will he be allowed to adopt? (Round down to the nearest whole dragon!)

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#### Question 26 26. On Saturday, Jessica watched 6 1/4 television shows; on Sunday she watched 4 3/8 more. How many television episodes did Jessica watch?

#### Question 27 27. Sam has a pizza with 16 slices and decides to eat 5. What fraction represents how much of the pizza is left in the pizza box?

#### Question 28 28. Convert the mixed number to an improper fraction.

#### Question 29 29. What is the fraction 12/20 in its simplest form?

#### Question 30 30. Convert the improper fraction to a mixed number.

#### NES Math: Fractions Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!