## Wednesday, 9 April 2014

### Consolidation Math Week 10

Miss Clark has three large pizzas that she has to share with twelve people including herself. What fraction of the pizzas does Miss Clark get to eat? 3/10
Each person gets one piece per pizza. So that means they get 1 piece in every pizza. So the fraction is 3/10
What is ⅖ of 45?
18
45÷5=9
9*2=18
James has 32 lollies in a bag, he eats 1/4 of his lollies. How many lollies does James eat?
8
32÷4=8
8*1=8
Michael knows that walking to school takes 45 minutes. Walking to his nanas house only takes ⅓ of that time. How long does it take to walk to nanas?
15
45÷3=15
15*1=15
I went for a bush trek for one whole day. After I timed myself I had been walking for 8 hours. I walked back in ¾ of the time as I was walking back down hill. How long did it take me to walk back?
6
8÷4=2
2*3=6
What is ¼ of 200?
50
200÷4=50
50*1=50
What is ¾ of 200?
150
200÷4=50
50*3=150
Mum gave me \$300 for xmas I spent \$¼ of it buying a top for myself. How much was my top?
300÷4=75
75*1=75
James got paid \$180 a day from work. He spent ½ on his groceries, how much did he spent on his groceries?
90
180÷2=90
90*1=90
What is 5/12 of 60?
5
60÷12=5
5*5=25
What is 3/7 of 63?
27
63÷7=9
9*3=27
What is 9/12 of 156?
117
156÷12=13
13*9=117
I calculated that all together I walked to school for 64 minutes per week. Mum drove me once a day however of that week. How many minutes did I walk per day?
64÷6=384
60*6=360

6*6=366