Perfect review, practice, quiz or test. This worksheet contains 10 multi-step, rigorous, real-world word problems that require students to add, subtract, or multiply fractions. All questions have four answer choices.
*See also, "Adding, Subtracting, and Multiplying Fractions Word Problems - Worksheet #1" at http://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Adding-Subtracting-and-Multiplying-Fractions-Word-Problems-Worksheet-1
-Worksheet 1 was designed for students to complete in small groups or pairs. Worksheet 2 has the same types of questions, with different scenarios and fractions, but was used as an independent assignment for the following day.
-Worksheet 1 could be used as practice and Worksheet 2 used as an assessment/quiz.
Both worksheets are aligned to meet the following Common Core State Standards:
5.NF.1 Add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators
5.NF.2 Solve word problems involving addition and subtraction of fractions referring to the same whole, including cases of unlike denominators, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equation to represent the problem.
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