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### Grade 6 - Mathematics3.27 Rational Numbers Word Problems

 Q 1: On a certain day, I travelled 37/8 miles by a scooter, 75 miles by a train, and 3/2 miles on foot. What is the total distance I had travelled?8/649 miles150 miles649/8 miles Q 2: Peter had 29/4 dollars. He bought a book for 11/2 dollars. How many dollars does he have remaining with him now?7 dollars7/4 dollars4 dollars Q 3: The sum of two rational numbers is 17/69. If one of them is 1/23, find the other.12/6969/1414/69 Q 4: Jacob made 7/2 gallons of fruit punch for a party -- of this 5/4 gallons was consumed. How much fruit punch is remaining now?4 gallons9/4 gallons9 gallons Q 5: Five pieces of satin were cut from one bale of satin. They were 13/2 m, 9/2 m, 63/10 m, 59/10 m, and 107/20 m long. Find their total length.571/10571/20571/2 Q 6: A man earned 37/2 dollars in one day. Out of this he spent 23/4 dollars on food, 3/2 dollars on bus fare, and 9/4 dollars on a pen. How many dollars does he have remaining with him now?9 dollars9/2 dollars8 dollars Q 7: A movie lasted for 7/3 hours -- of this 3/4 hours was used for showing advertisements, news, and trailers. What is the duration of the actual movie?12/19 hours19/12 minutes19/12 hours Q 8: The sum of two rational numbers is 15/16. If one of them is 121/112, find the other.-1/71/77/1 Question 9: This question is available to subscribers only! Question 10: This question is available to subscribers only!