## MP Board Class 6th Maths Solutions Chapter 7 Fractions Ex 7.5

Question 1.

Write these fractions appropriately as additions or subtractions:

Solution:

Question 2.

Solve:

Solution:

Question 3.

Shubham painted \(\frac{2}{3}\) of the wall space in his room. His sister Madhavi helped and painted \(\frac{1}{3}\) of the wall space. How much did they paint together?

Solution:

Fraction of wall painted by Shubham = \(\frac{2}{3}\)

Fraction of wall painted by Madhavi = \(\frac{1}{3}\)

Total painting by both of them \(=\frac{2}{3}+\frac{1}{3}=\frac{2+1}{3}=\frac{3}{3}=1\)

Therefore, they painted complete wall.

Question 4.

Fill in the missing fractions.

Solution:

Question 5.

Javed was given \(\frac{5}{7}\) of a basket of oranges. What fraction of oranges was left in the basket?

Solution:

Consider the total number of oranges to be the whole portion or 1.

Fraction of oranges left = \(1-\frac{5}{7}\)

Thus, \(\frac{2}{7}\) oranges was left in the basket.