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**Question 1:**

A recipe for shortbread uses 175g of flour, 110g of butter and 50g of sugar. What fraction of the recipe consists of sugar?

**Question 2:**

A simple fruit punch is made by mixing pineapple juice and orange juice in the ratio 1:6. What fraction of the fruit punch is orange juice?

**Question 3:**

Elaine,Debbie and Becky share out sweets in the ratio 5:6:7. What fraction of the sweets does Debbie receive?

**Question 4:**

Two different flavours of crisps, cheese & onion and sweet chilli, are bought for a party in the ratio 4:6. What fraction of the crisps are sweet chilli flavour?

**Question 5:**

A plank of wood is sawn into two pieces in the ratio 1:5. What fraction of the original length is the length of the longer piece?

**Question 6:**

Alyssa and Jacob share a blackberry tart in the ratio 3:7. What fraction of the tart did Jacob eat?

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**Question 1:**

^{50}⁄

_{335}

**Question 2:**

^{1}⁄

_{7}

**Question 3:**

^{6}⁄

_{18}

**Question 4:**

^{6}⁄

_{10}

**Question 5:**

^{5}⁄

_{6}

**Question 6:**

^{7}⁄

_{10}

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