NOTE: Answers to all questions are given at the end of this exercise.
Question No. 1:
Which of the two fractions is larger?
(a) 1/17, 6/17, 4/17
(b) 3/4, 7/8, 3/16
Question No. 2:
Peter, the centre on the basketball team, is 1 7/10m tall. His rival for the position is 1 5/8m tall. Who will more likely be selected for the position if they are equal in all aspects except in height?
Question No. 3:
Mary, Susan and Joan went fishing. Mary caught a sea bass that weighed 2 2/3 kg: Susan caught one that weighed 2 2/3kg and Joan caught one that weighed 2 3/4kg. who caught the heaviest sea bass?
Question No. 4:
Arrange the following fractions in ascending order:
(a) 11/12, 5/8, 3/4
(b) 7/11, 15/22, 14/33
Question No. 5:
Arrange the following fractions in descending order:
(a) ¾, 4/5, 7/10, 11/12
(b) 7/9, 5/6, 13/18, 2/3
(from left to right)