Fraction Word Problems 1. Muriel read 5/8 of a book on Monday and 1/4 of the remainder on Tuesday. If she read 60 pages on Monday, how many more pages did she read on Monday than on Tuesday?
2. Henry has 70 balloons. 1/10 of them are green, and 3/5 of them are orange. What is the difference between the number of orange and green balloons Henry has?
3. Kim has 45 picture books. 1/9 of them are mysteries. 3/9 of them are animal
stories. The rest of them are nonfiction. How many more nonfiction books does Kim have than the total of mysteries and animal stories?