 # Divide a Fraction by a Fraction

In this worksheet, students practise dividing a fraction by a fraction. Key stage:  KS 3

Curriculum topic:   Number

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Four Operations for All Numbers

Difficulty level:   ### QUESTION 1 of 10

This worksheet is about dividing a fraction by a fraction.

To divide a fraction by another fraction, first invert (turn upside down) the SECOND fraction, then multiply.  TURN THEN TIMES !

Examples

 12 ÷ 15 = 12 x 34 = 124 x 342 = 4x2 = 8 17 34 17 15 171 155 1x5 5 4 ÷ 16 = 4 x 15 = 41 x 155 = 1x5 = 5 3 15 3 16 31 164 1x4 4

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Leave fractions as top-heavy, but write integers as whole numbers (i.e. not 5/1)

Divide:

 72 ÷ 54 = ? 18 54

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 16 ÷ 6 = ? 22 16

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 5 ÷ 40 = ? 36 72

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 10 ÷ 8 = ? 6 22

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 20 ÷ 30 = ? 12 30

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 33 ÷ 18 = ? 24 21

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 28 ÷ 12 = ? 33 27

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 36 ÷ 36 = ? 21 15

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 15 ÷ 40 = ? 50 30

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

Divide:

 3 ÷ 6 = ? 5 15

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

• Question 1

Divide:

 72 ÷ 54 = ? 18 54

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

4
• Question 2

Divide:

 16 ÷ 6 = ? 22 16

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

64/33
• Question 3

Divide:

 5 ÷ 40 = ? 36 72

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

1/4
• Question 4

Divide:

 10 ÷ 8 = ? 6 22

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

55/12
• Question 5

Divide:

 20 ÷ 30 = ? 12 30

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

5/3
• Question 6

Divide:

 33 ÷ 18 = ? 24 21

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

77/48
• Question 7

Divide:

 28 ÷ 12 = ? 33 27

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

21/11
• Question 8

Divide:

 36 ÷ 36 = ? 21 15

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

5/7
• Question 9

Divide:

 15 ÷ 40 = ? 50 30

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

9/40
• Question 10

Divide:

 3 ÷ 6 = ? 5 15

NB Answers in this worksheet should be given as reduced fractions, written with a / sign, e.g. 7/18

3/2
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