Mixed word problems

In this page mixed word problems you can find many problems in fraction.In this problems you need to apply one or more operation depending on the question.Students must practice this kind of problems to get knowledge.We have given math problems on different math topics. We have given these problems with detailed solution.

Question 1:

A can contains 10 kg of oil.2 ¾ kg and 5 ⅓  kg are poured into two vessels. How much is left in the can?

Options:

(a) 23/12 kg

(b) 11/12 kg

(c) 5/12 kg

Solution

Question 2:

A steel rod is 12 ⅞ meters long.From this two pieces,one 3 ¼ meters long and another 4 ⅔ meters long are cut off. What is the length of the remaining part of the rod?

Options:

(a) 23/3 m

(b) 1/2 m

(c) 2/5 m

Solution

Question 3:

A man's monthly salary is $ 800. From this he spends 305 ¾ for food and $ 100 ½ for children's education. How much will remaining with him?

Options:

(a) 193.75

(b) 393.75

(c) 125.50

Solution

Question 4:

Peter had $ 75 ¾ in his purse. He spent $ 40 ½ for his text books and $20 ¾ for his note books.How much will remain with him?

Options:

(a) 16/25

(b) 12/5

(c) 29/4

Solution

Question 5:

The total weight of 4 girls is 155 ⅕ . If three of them weighs 20 ⅕  kg,44 ½ kg, and 30 ⅓ kg.Find the weight o the remaining girl.

Options:

(a) 785/30

(b) 175/15

(c) 129/14

Solution

Question 6:

In three packets there were $ 13 ⅔ ,$ 25 ⅓  and $ 30 ⅙. The total amount in all the four packets is  $ 95. What is the amount in the fourth packet? 

Options:

(a) 155/6

(b) 175/18

(c) 129/23

Solution

Question 7:

Maria worked 5 ½ hours on Tuesday and 6 ¼ hours on Wednesday. John worked 2 ½ on Tuesday and 5 ¼ hours on Wednesday.How many fewer hours did John work?

Options:

(a) 5 hours

(b) 8 hours

(c) 4 hours

Solution

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