Dividing Fractions Worksheets

Welcome to our Dividing Fractions Worksheets page.

Here you will find a range of free printable sheets and support to help your child learn to divide fractions by other fractions.

Dividing Fractions Worksheets

Divding Fractions Calculator

We have a calculator to help you to divide a fraction by another fraction.

You can divide mixed fractions or divide a fraction by an integer too.

All the working out is shown step-by-step so you can see how it is worked out.

How to Divide Fractions Support

This support page will help you find out all about how to divide fractions.

There are several worked examples and a printable support sheet.

Formula for dividing two fractions

\[{a \over b} \div {c \over d} = {ad \over bc} \]

About our Dividing Fractions Worksheets

Here you will find a selection of Fraction worksheets designed to help your child understand how to divide a fraction by another fraction, or to divide a fraction by a whole number.

The sheets are carefully graded so that the easiest sheets come first, and the most difficult sheet is the last one.

Before your child tackles dividing fractions, they should first be confident with multiplying fractions.

Using these sheets will help your child to:

  • divide a fraction by another fraction;
  • apply their understanding of simplest form;
  • convert between mixed fractions and improper fractions.

Dividing Fractions Worksheets

Sheet 1 is supported and has examples and instructions to follow.

Sheet 2 has less support - also the fractions do not need to be simplified.

Sheets 3 and 4 have no support and the fractions need to be simplified.

Sheet 5 is similar to sheets 3 & 4, but the fractions also need to be converted to mixed fraction answers.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions Worksheets

We also have some multiplying and dividing fractions worksheets.

Often when you have taught both of these concepts, it is important to muddle them up and practice them both to develop confidence.

The sheets below are practice sheets for students who are already fairly confident multiplying and dividing fractions.

Sheets 1 & 2 have 24 questions. The fractions need simplifying, but can be left as improper fractions.

Sheet 3 has just 12 questions. The fractions need simplifying and converting to mixed fractions.

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Multiplying and Dividing Fractions Support

We have a number of support pages designed to help you understand how to multiply and divide fractions.

On each support page, there are some worked examples to show you what to do.

We also have some math videos on some support pages to help explain what to do.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions Worksheets

We have more worksheets to help your child learn and practice multiplying and dividing fractions.

All the sheets are carefully graded with different levels of support.

Take a look at our full range below.

How to Convert Improper Fractions

This support page shows how to convert improper fractions to mixed numbers, and how to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions.

You will also find printable support sheets, and several practice math worksheets for this learning fractions skill.

Simplifying Fractions

This is also sometimes called reducing fractions to their simplest form.

This involves dividing both the numerator and denominator by a common factor to reduce the fraction to the equivalent fraction with the smallest possible numerator and denominator.

The printable fraction page below contains more support, examples and practice about simplifying fractions.

Dividing Fractions Online Quiz

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At the end of the quiz, you will get the chance to see your results by clicking 'See Score'.

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For incorrect responses, we have added some helpful learning points to explain which answer was correct and why.

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This quick quiz tests your understanding and skill at dividing fractions.

 

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