Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't Know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Fraction Word Prob.1

Add and Subtract Fractions in these Word Problems.

Hudson picked 1 and 1/4 baskets of apples. Midge picked 2 baskets of apples. How many more baskets of apples did Midge pick than Hudson? Midge = 2 wholes = 8/4 Hudson = 1 and 1/4 = 5/4 8/4 - 5/4 = 3/4 Midge picked 3/4 more baskets of apples.
Lola walked 3/4 mile each way to and from school on Wednesday. How many miles did Isla walk that day? 3/4 + 3/4 = 6/4 6/4 = 4/4 + 2/4 So Lola walked 1 and 2/4 miles to and from school.
Zach spent 2/3 hour reading on Saturday and 1 and 1/3 hours reading on Sunday. How much more time did he read on Sunday than on Saturday? 1 and 1/3 = 3/3 + 1/3 = 4/3 4/3 - 2/3 = 2/3 Zach read for 2/3 hour longer on Sunday than on Saturday.
Taylor bought a large melon. She cut a piece that weighed 1 and 1/8 pounds and gave it to her neighbor. The remaining piece of melon weighed 6/8 pound. How much did the whole melon weigh? 1 and 1/8 = 8/8 + 1/8 = 9/8 9/8 + 6/8 = 15/8 15/8 = 8/8 + 7/8 The whole melon weighed 1 and 7/8 pounds or 15/8 pounds.
Ally’s sister wanted to help her make some oatmeal cookies. First, she put 5/8 cup of oatmeal in the bowl. Next, she added another 5/8 cup of oatmeal. Finally, she added another 5/8 cup of oatmeal. How much oatmeal did she put in the bowl? 5/8 + 5/8 + 5/8 = 15/8 15/8 = 8/8 + 7/8 Ally's sister added 1 and 7/8 cup of oatmeal to the bowl.
Created by: Elevate4thGrade
Popular Math sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards