## NCERT Solutions For Class 6 Maths Fractions Exercise 7.6

**NCERT Solutions for Class 6 Maths Chapter 7 Fractions Ex 7.6**

**Exercise 7.6**

Question 1.

Solve

Solution:

Question 2.

Sarita bought metre of ribbon and Lalita metre of ribbon. What is the total length of the ribbon they bought?

Solution:

Length of ribbon bought by Sarita = metre

Length of ribbon bought by Lalita = metre

∴ Length of ribbon bought by Sarita and Lalita

Hence, the required length = metre

Question 3.

Naina was given 1piece of cake and Najma was given 1piece of cake. Find the total amount of cake was given to both of them.

Solution:

Piece of cake given to Naina = 1

Piece of cake given to Najma = 1

Piece of cake given to Naina and Najma

Hence the total amount of piece given to both = 2.

Question 4.

Fill in the boxes:

Solution:

Here, missing number is more than .

Here, missing number is more than .

Here, missing number is less than .

Question 5.

Complete the addition-subtraction box.

Solution:

Thus the box may be completed as follows:

Question 6.

A piece of wire metre long broke into two pieces. One piece was metre long. How long is the other piece?

Solution:

Total length of the wire = metre

Length of one piece of wire = metre

∴ Length of the other piece = –

LCM of 8 and 4 = 8

Hence, the length of the other piece = metre.

Question 7.

Nandini’s house is km from her school. She walked some distance and then took a bus for km to reach the school. How far did she walk?

Solution:

Total distance from house to school = km.

Distance travelled by Nandini by bus = km

∴ Distance travelled by her on foot

Hence, the distance travelled by her on foot = km.

Question 8.

Asha and Samuel have bookshelves of the same size partly filled with books. Asha’s shelf is th full and Samuel’s shelf is th full. Whose bookshelf is more full? By what fraction?

Solution:

Asha’s shelf is th full

and Samuel’s shelf is th full

Comparing and

LCM of 6 and 5 = 30

Hence, Asha’s shelf is full more than Samuel’s shelf.

Hence, th fraction is more full of Asha’s shelf.

Question 9.

Jaidev takes 2minutes to walk across the school ground. Rahul takes minutes to do the same. Who takes less time and by what fraction?

Solution:

Jaidev takes 2minutes 5

Rahul takes 2minutes

Comparing 2minutes and minutes

So, the time take to cover the same distance by Rahul is less than that of Jaidev.

Hence, Rahul takes minutes less to across the school ground.