Use this pack of word problems in centers or as review to reinforce multiplication and division of fractions within real-world contexts.
This set includes 12 word problems aligned with the following 5th grade math Common Core State Standards:
5.NF.4 Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication to multiply a fraction or whole number by a fraction
5.NF.5 Interpret multiplication as scaling (resizing);
5.NF.6 Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.
5.NF.7 Apply and extend previous understandings of division to divide unit fractions by whole numbers and whole numbers by unit fractions.