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**Question 1:**

There are only black pens, blue pens and pencils in my pencil case in the ratio 4:3:9. What fraction of the total number of pens and pencils are black pens?

**Question 2:**

A plank of wood is sawn into two pieces in the ratio 3:6. What fraction of the original length is the length of the shorter piece?

**Question 3:**

Two different flavours of crisps, cheese & onion and sweet chilli, are bought for a party in the ratio 5:8. What fraction of the crisps are cheese & onion flavour?

**Question 4:**

Alfie,Chloe and Alyssa share out sweets in the ratio 3:5:7. What fraction of the sweets does Alfie receive?

**Question 5:**

A simple fruit punch is made by mixing pineapple juice and orange juice in the ratio 3:4. What fraction of the fruit punch is pineapple juice?

**Question 6:**

Charlie and Debbie share a blackberry tart in the ratio 4:8. What fraction of the tart did Debbie eat?

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**Question 1:**

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**Question 2:**

^{3}⁄

_{9}

**Question 3:**

^{5}⁄

_{13}

**Question 4:**

^{3}⁄

_{15}

**Question 5:**

^{4}⁄

_{7}

**Question 6:**

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_{12}

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