Important Questions for Class 6 Chapter 7-Fractions

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Important questions based on NCERT syllabus for Class 6 Chapter 7 - Fractions:

Question 1: Out of the numbers from 0 to 10, what fractions of them are=
1)odd numbers.
2) prime numbers
3) Even numbers.
Solution: Total numbers=11(including 0)
Fraction of odd numbers 5/11
Fraction of prime numbers 4/11
Fraction of even numbers 5/11

Question 2: Last week, Suman spent 10 hours watching television. Shobha watched television for 1/3 as many hours as Suman did. How many hours did Shobha spend watching television?
Solution: Shobha spent 1/3 times 10 hours watching television.
1/3 ×10 =?
1/3 × 10/1 = 1×10/3×1
= 10/3

Question 3: Nimmi was asked to solve all these questions by her teacher.
a. 2+3/5
b. 5+1/5
c. 1+4/5
Solution:
a. 2+3/5= 13/5
b. 5+1/5=6/5
c. 1+4/5= 9/4

Question 4: Last month, Shakshi and Shashank sold candy to raise money for their debate team. shshank sold 2/5 as much candy as Shakshi did. If Shakshi sold 3 boxes of candy, how many boxes of candy did Shashank sell?
Solution: Shashank sold 2/5 times 3 boxes of candy.
2/5 X 3
Simplify the product 6/5=1(1/5)
Shashank sold 1 (1/5) boxes of candy.