# Math in Focus Grade 5 Chapter 4 Practice 6 Answer Key Dividing Fractions and Whole Numbers

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## Math in Focus Grade 5 Chapter 4 Practice 6 Answer Key Dividing Fractions and Whole Numbers

Shade parts of the model to show the division expression. Then complete.

Example

Question 1.
$$\frac{1}{6}$$ ÷ 3

Explanation:
Shaded the parts of the model to show the division expression

Question 2.
$$\frac{4}{5}$$ ÷ 2 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{4}{5}$$ ÷ 2 = $$\frac{4}{10}$$

Question 3.
$$\frac{6}{7}$$ ÷ 3 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{6}{7}$$ ÷ 3 = $$\frac{6}{21}$$

Question 4.
$$\frac{3}{4}$$ ÷ 2 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{3}{4}$$ ÷ 2 = $$\frac{3}{8}$$

Question 5.
$$\frac{2}{5}$$ ÷ 3 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{2}{5}$$ ÷ 3 = $$\frac{2}{15}$$

Divide. Express each quotient in simplest form.

Question 6.
$$\frac{4}{5}$$ ÷ 7 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{4}{5}$$ ÷ 7 = $$\frac{4}{35}$$

Question 7.
$$\frac{5}{8}$$ ÷ 9 =

$$\frac{5}{8}$$ ÷ 9 = $$\frac{5}{72}$$

Question 8.
$$\frac{8}{9}$$ ÷ 4 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{8}{9}$$ ÷ 4 = $$\frac{8}{36}$$

Question 9.
$$\frac{10}{11}$$ ÷ 5 =

Explanation:
$$\frac{10}{11}$$ ÷ 5 = $$\frac{10}{55}$$

Example

Question 10.
1 ÷ $$\frac{1}{4}$$ = ____

Explanation:
1 ÷ $$\frac{1}{4}$$ =  $$\frac{1}{4}$$

Question 11.
3 ÷ $$\frac{1}{3}$$ = ____

Explanation:
3 ÷ $$\frac{1}{3}$$ = $$\frac{1}{9}$$

Question 12.
5 ÷ $$\frac{1}{8}$$ = ____
1 out of 40 are colored
Explanation:
5 ÷ $$\frac{1}{8}$$ = $$\frac{1}{40}$$

Question 13.
9 ÷ $$\frac{1}{6}$$ = ____
1 out of 54 is colored
Explanation:
9 ÷ $$\frac{1}{6}$$ = $$\frac{1}{54}$$

Question 14.
Mr. Chagall’s garden covers $$\frac{2}{5}$$ of an acre of land. He divides the land into 4 equal sections. What fraction of an acre is each section of the garden?

Explanation:
Mr. Chagall’s garden covers $$\frac{2}{5}$$ of an acre of land.
He divides the land into 4 equal sections.
$$\frac{1}{10}$$  fraction of an acre is each section of the garden

Question 15.
Gordon pours $$\frac{4}{9}$$ quart of milk from a pitcher equally into 4 mugs.
a. Find the amount of milk in each mug.

4 mugs is $$\frac{1}{9}$$

b. Find the amount of milk in 3 mugs.

4 mugs is $$\frac{1}{9}$$

Question 16.
Calvin buys $$\frac{3}{5}$$ pound of ground beef. He divides the beef into 6 equal portions.

a. Find the weight of 1 portion of beef.
If he divides in to 1 portion the weight is $$\frac{3}{5}$$

b. Find the weight of 4 portions of beef.

The weight of 4 portions is  $$\frac{3}{10}$$

Question 17.
Devon buys a plot of land with an area of $$\frac{5}{6}$$ square kilometer. He divides the land equally into 4 smaller plots. What is the total area of 3 of the smaller plots of land?

Explanation:
Devon buys a plot of land with an area of $$\frac{5}{6}$$ square kilometer.
He divides the land equally into 4 smaller plots.
the total area of 3 of the smaller plots of land is $$\frac{10}{9}$$

Question 18.
Sandra has a 5-foot length of canvas. She cuts the canvas into pieces that are $$\frac{1}{4}$$ feet long. How many pieces will she have?

Explanation:
Sandra has a 5-foot length of canvas.
She cuts the canvas into pieces that are $$\frac{1}{4}$$ feet long.
20 pieces she will have

Question 19.
Aidan uses $$\frac{1}{4}$$ of the water in a bucket to water 1 potted plant. How many potted plants can Aidan water with 3 full buckets of water?
$$\frac{1}{4}$$ x 3 = 12
Aidan uses $$\frac{1}{4}$$ of the water in a bucket to water 1 potted plant.
Mrs. Carter needs $$\frac{1}{2}$$ meter of cloth to make a pillowcase. How many pillowcases can she make with 5 meters of cloth?
Mrs. Carter needs $$\frac{1}{2}$$ meter of cloth to make a pillowcase.