# Work Out Simple Fractions of Whole Numbers

In this worksheet, students find simple fractions of whole numbers by dividing and multiplying.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Fractions and Decimals

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Fraction Problems

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you must find simple fractions of whole numbers.

Example

 3 4
× 36 =
 ?

We must first work out 1/4 of 36, which is the same as 36 ÷ 4 = 9

 1 4
× 36 =
 9

Once we know 1/4, we simply multiply this by 3 to find 3/4.

9 x 3 = 27

 3 4
× 36 =
 27

 2 3
×  9 =
 2 3
× 6 =
 3 4
× 32 =
 2 3
× 30 =
 2 3
× 15 =
 3 4
× 8 =
 2 3
× 6 =
 3 4
× 20 =
 3 4
× 16 =
 3 4
× 12 =
• Question 1
 2 3
×  9 =
6
• Question 2
 2 3
× 6 =
4
• Question 3
 3 4
× 32 =
24
• Question 4
 2 3
× 30 =
20
• Question 5
 2 3
× 15 =
10
• Question 6
 3 4
× 8 =
6
• Question 7
 2 3
× 6 =
4
• Question 8
 3 4
× 20 =
15
• Question 9
 3 4
× 16 =
12
• Question 10
 3 4
× 12 =
9
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