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Find a Simple Fraction of a Number

In this worksheet, students evaluate a fraction of a whole number. Only simple fractions are used.

'Find a Simple Fraction of a Number' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Multiplication/Division Problems with Fractions

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn how to find a fraction of a whole number.

To find a fraction of a whole number, divide the whole number by the denominator of the given fraction. 

Example: 

Find 1/5 of 15 sweets.

Divide 15 by 5.

15 ÷ 5 = 3.

1
5
of
15 
=
3

 

Find

1
3
of
21
=
________

Find

1
5
of
10
=
________

Find

1
10
of
30
=
________

Find

1
3
of
30
=
________

Find

1
5
of
50
=
________

Find

1
3
of
27
=
________

Find

1
3
of
18
=
________

What is

1
10
of
100
=
________

 

Work out the value of

1
5
of
20
=
________

Work out

1
3
of
24
=
________
  • Question 1

Find

1
3
of
21
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
7
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 21 ÷ 3 = 7
  • Question 2

Find

1
5
of
10
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
2
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 10 ÷ 5 = 2
  • Question 3

Find

1
10
of
30
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
3
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 30 ÷ 10 = 3
  • Question 4

Find

1
3
of
30
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
10
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 30 ÷ 3 = 10
  • Question 5

Find

1
5
of
50
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
10
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 50 ÷ 5 = 10
  • Question 6

Find

1
3
of
27
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
9
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 27 ÷ 3 = 9
  • Question 7

Find

1
3
of
18
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
6
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 18 ÷ 3 = 6
  • Question 8

What is

1
10
of
100
=
________

 

CORRECT ANSWER
10
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 100 ÷ 10 = 10
  • Question 9

Work out the value of

1
5
of
20
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
4
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 20 ÷ 5 = 4
  • Question 10

Work out

1
3
of
24
=
________
CORRECT ANSWER
8
EDDIE SAYS
Divide the whole number by the denominator. 24 ÷ 3 = 8
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