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# Fractions

Answer the following questions without using a calculator.

## 1 - Do these multiplications

Carry out the multiplications, giving your answers in their lowest terms:
1. 1/8 x 1/8
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2. 2/3 x 1/6
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3. 3/18 x 1/3
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4. 1 1/4 x 3 1/8
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5. 1 1/4 x 4 1/8
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6. 9/10 x 9/100 x 1/100
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## 2 - Carry out divisions

1. 1/8 ÷ 1/8
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2. 2/3 ÷ 1/6
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3. 3/18 ÷ 1/3
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4. 1 1/4 ÷ 3 1/8
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5. ( 9/10 ÷ 9/100) ÷ 1/100
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## 3 - Evaluate the following

Give your answers in their lowest possible terms

1. 1/8 + 1/8
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2. 3/18 + 1/3
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3. 1 1/4 + 3 1/8
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4. 1 1/4 + 4 1/8
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5. 9/10 + 9/100 + 1/100
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## 4 - Birthday Party

Caley is making some punch for her birthday party. She mixes 1/2 a litre of cranberry juice, 1 1/2 litres of apple litre 2/3 litre of orange juice and 4/5 litre of pineapple juice. She has a bowl that will hold 4 litres. Will this be big enough to contain all of the punch?

#### Yes or No ?

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## 5 Evaluate

1. 1/8 - 1/8
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2. 2/3 - 1/6
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3. 3/18 - 1/3
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4. 3 1/8 - 1 1/4
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5. ( 9/10 - 9/100) - 1/100
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## 6 Evaluate

Evaluate the following, giving your answers in their lowest terms:
1. 1/2 + 1/4
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2. 2/3 - 1/4
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3. 1/5 + 2/3 -2/5
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4. 5 -1/4
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5. 6 x 2/3
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6. 5/4 ÷ 2/3
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7. 5/12 x 3/2
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8. 5/6 - 7/8
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9. 3 + 8/5
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10. 2/3 ( 3/4 + 4/5)
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11. (1/7 + 3/14) x (3 - 1/5)
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12. (3/4 - 1/5) ÷ (7/8 + 1/16)
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