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**Question 1:**

Elaine and Emily share a blackberry tart in the ratio 4:6. What fraction of the tart did Elaine eat?

**Question 2:**

There are only black pens, blue pens and pencils in my pencil case in the ratio 4:1:7. What fraction of the total number of pens and pencils are black pens?

**Question 3:**

A plank of wood is sawn into two pieces in the ratio 2:9. What fraction of the original length is the length of the longer piece?

**Question 4:**

A simple fruit punch is made by mixing pineapple juice and orange juice in the ratio 3:5. What fraction of the fruit punch is pineapple juice?

**Question 5:**

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 cheese & onion flavour?

**Question 6:**

Olivia,Chloe and Jacob share out sweets in the ratio 5:7:8. What fraction of the sweets does Jacob receive?

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**Question 1:**

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**Question 2:**

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**Question 3:**

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**Question 4:**

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**Question 5:**

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**Question 6:**

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