Objective: SWBAT solve fractional word problems.

**Solve the following problems. Use modelling and show your work!**

Lori sells slices of apple pie in her bakery. Each of the slices she sells is ¼ of a whole pie. If she has 8 apple pies, how many slices can she sell?

On Friday, 3/7 of the 28 students in a class went to a music competition. How many students went to the competition?

Ms. Olivier is making dresses to sell. Each dress requires yards of fabric. She has yards of fabric .

- How many full dresses can she make ?

- How much fabric does she have left over ?

- If the fabric cost her $8.50 per yard how much does each dress cost to make ?

- If she sells each dress for $15, what would be her profit/loss ?

The Sears Tower in Chicago is 1453 feet tall. The Empire State Building is 19/25 as tall. About how tall is the Empire State Building ?

Four friends have a pizza eating contest. Robert ate ¾ of a pizza. Franco ate three times as much pizza as Robert. Sylvester ate 2/3 as much pizza as Franco. Jon ate twice as much as Sylvester. Who ate the most pizza ?