Divide fractions and whole numbers word problems

Solve and interpret division word problems that include whole numbers and fractions.


Andy painted at his house. He used start fraction, 1, divided by, 4, end fraction of his paint to paint 5 walls.
What fraction of his paint did Andy use on each wall if he used the same amount of paint on each?
  • Your answer should be
  • an integer, like 6
  • an exact decimal, like 0, point, 75
  • a proper fraction, like 1, slash, 2 or 6, slash, 10
  • an improper fraction, like 10, slash, 7 or 14, slash, 8
  • a mixed number, like 1, space, 3, slash, 4
of his paint