Multiply fractions and whole numbers word problems

Practice solving multiplication word problems that include whole numbers and fractions.


A batch of brownies requires start fraction, 1, divided by, 3, end fraction of a cup of cocoa powder. You want to make 4 batches.
How many cups of cocoa powder do you need?
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • a simplified proper fraction, like 3, slash, 5
  • a simplified improper fraction, like 7, slash, 4
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a multiple of pi, like 12, space, p, i or 2, slash, 3, space, p, i