## NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Maths Fractions Exercise 7.5

**NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 7 Fractions Ex 7.5**

**Exercise 7.5**

Question 1.

Write these fractions appropriately as additions or subtractions.

Solution:

(a) The given figure represents the addition of

Thus the given diagrams can be represented as

(b) The given figure represents the difference between 1 and \(\frac { 3 }{ 5 }\).

Thus, the given diagrams can be represented as

(c) The given figure represents addition of \(\frac { 2 }{ 6 }\) and \(\frac { 3 }{ 6 }\).

Thus, the given diagrams can be represented as

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 = \(\frac { 1 }{ 3 }\)

Fraction of wall painted by Shubham and Madhavi

Thus the fraction of wall painted by both = 1

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:

Fraction of basket of oranges = \(\frac { 5 }{ 7 }\)

Fraction of basket as a whole can be taken as 1.

∴ Fraction of basket of oranges left

Thus, the required fraction = \(\frac { 2 }{ 7 }\) .