﻿ Classroom Jeopardy!®
 GAME NAME: BITS PIECES II - FRACTIONS SINGLE JEOPARDY!®

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 FULL SIZECATEGORY ABBREVIATEDCATEGORY Explanation
 CLOSE TO YOU CLOSE TO TELL WHETHER OR NOT THE NUMBER IS CLOSER TO 0, 1/2, OR 1
 SUM IT UP SUM IT UP ADD THE FRACTIONS AND GIVE ANSWER IN SIMPLEST FORM.
 FIND THE "N" FIND "N" FOR EACH EQUATION, TELL WHAT N MUST EQUAL
 HUNGRY FOR MATH HUNGRY MATH SOLVE THE WORD PROBLEMS THAT DEAL WITH FRACTIONS AND FOOD.
 WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE? WHAT THE DIFF? FIND THE DIFFERENCE AND GIVE EACH ANSWER IN SIMPLEST FORM
 MORE THAN WORDS MORE THAN WORDS SOLVE THE FOLLOWING FRACTIONAL WORD PROBLEMS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS

Response 1

1/10 IS CLOSER TO 0, 1/2, OR 1

WHAT IS 0?

1/4  +  2/4 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 3/4?

FIND WHAT N EQUALS WHEN

N/4    =   6/8

WHAT IS 3?

BRANDON ATE 1/4 OF A PIZZA

AND JILL ATE 1/3 OF A PIZZA.

HOW MUCH DID THEY EAT

TOGETHER?

WHAT IS 7/12 OF A

PIZZA?

5/8  - 3/8 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 3/1/4?

RALPH SAWED 2   1/2 INCHES

OFF OF A 6 INCH BOARD. HOW

MANY INCHES WERE LEFT?

WHAT IS 3   1/2

INCHES?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS

Response 2

7/6 IS CLOSER TO 0, 1/2, OR 1

WHAT IS 1?

3/10 +  2/5 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 7/10?

FIND WHAT N EQUALS WHEN

3/12   =  N/8

WHAT IS 2?

GRACE HAS A BAG WITH

THREE DIFFERENT KINDS OF

CHOCOLATE CHIP AND 1/3 ARE

OATMEAL RAISIN. WHAT

FRACTION ARE C CHIP OR O

RAISIN?

WHAT IS 5/9?

5/8  -  1/4 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 3/8?

WYNONA GAVE A 3   1/3 HOUR

CONCERT ON FRIDAY, AND A 4

1/2 HOUR CONCERT ON

SATURDAY. HOW MANY HOURS

TOTAL WAS SHE

PERFORMING?

WHAT IS 7  5/6 HOURS

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS

Response 3

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WHAT IS 1/2?

11/16  +   5/8 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS   1   5/16?

FIND WHAT N EQUALS WHEN N

+  3/2   = 9/4

WHAT IS 3/4?

MRS. PAUL BOUGHT 4  3/4

YARDS OF FABRIC AND NEEDS

ANOTHER 4  3/8 YARDS.  HOW

MUCH WILL SHE NEED ALL

TOGETHER?

WHAT IS 9   1/8

YARDS?

5   3/4   -   1   1/4 IN SIMPLEST

FORM

WHAT IS 4   1/2?

IT TAKES GEORGE 2  3/4 HRS

TO CUT THE GRASS USING A

PUSHMOWER. IT TAKES HIM

ONLY 1  1/2 HRS ON A RIDING

MOWER.  HOW MUCH TIME

DOES HE SAVE RIDING?

WHAT IS 1  1/4

HOURS?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS

Response 4

.045 IS CLOSER TO 0, 1/2, OR 1

WHAT IS 0?

6   3/4   +   2  1/2 IN SIMPLEST

FORM

WHAT  IS   4   1/4?

FIND WHAT N EQUALS WHEN N

-   1/2   =  3/8

WHAT IS 3/8?

WINNIE DRANK 2/3 QUART OF

ORANGE JUICE. BEATRICE

DRANK 5/6 QUARTS OF

ORANGE JUICE. HOW MUCH

MORE DID BEATRICE DRINK

THAN WINNIE?

WHAT IS 1/6 QUART?

8   1/6  -  3   2/5 IN SIMPLEST

FORM

WHAT IS 4    23/50?

ONE FIFTH OF THE CLASS

WEARS JEANS.  TWO NINTHS

OF THE CLASS WEAR RED

SHIRTS.  WHAT FRACTION OF

THE CLASS WEARS JEANS OR

RED SHIRTS?

WHAT IS 19/45?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS

Response 5

.26 IS CLOSER TO 0, 1/2, OR 1

WHAT IS 1/2?

7  1/3    +  5  11/12 IN SIMPLEST

FORM

WHAT IS 13  1/4?

FIND WHAT N EQUALS WHEN

1/2   -  N  =  1/5

WHAT IS 3/10?

WEIGHED 3  1/2 LBS.  THIS

WEEK SHE WEIGHS 6   1/4 LBS.

HOW MUCH WEIGHT DID SHE

GAIN?

WHAT IS 2  3/4 LBS?

9    -    3   2/5 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 5   3/5?

GABBY PURCHASES A TV THAT

WAYS 5 11/25 LBS AND A PUTS

IT ON A BASE WHICH IS 1  7/20

LBS. WHAT IS THE TOTAL

WEIGHT OF THE TV AND

STAND

WHAT IS  6   79/100?

 CATEGORY: A LOAD OF GARBAGE FINAL JEOPARDY!® CLUE: IF EACH PERSON THROWSAWAY  3   2/3 POUNDS OFGARBAGE EACH DAY, THIS ISTHE AMOUNT OF GARBAGEEACH PERSON THROWS IN ONEYEAR. Response: WHAT IS ABOUT 1338POUNDS PER YEAR?

 GAME NAME: BITS PIECES II - FRACTIONS DOUBLE JEOPARDY!®

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 FULL SIZECATEGORY ABBREVIATEDCATEGORY Explanation
 PART THAT PART PART OF PART FIND THE FRACTION IN SIMPLEST FORM FOR EACH SCENARIO.
 BE "PRODUCT"IVE PRODUCT IVE FIND THE PRODUCT OF EACH FRACTION AND GIVE ANSWER IN SIMPLEST FORM.
 BE FAIR BE FAIR SOLVE THE FOLLOWING WORD PROBLEMS SO THAT EVERYONE GETS AN EQUAL
 QUOTIENTS QUOT IENTS FIND THE QUOTIENT AND PUT THE ANSWER IN SIMPLEST FORM.
 SHERLOCK HOLMES MATH SHER LOCK SOLVE THE PROBLEMS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS

Response 1

GINA ATE 1/2 OF 1/2 A PAN OF

BROWNIES.  HOW MUCH DID

SHE EAT?

WHAT IS 1/4 A PAN?

2/3  OF 6 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 4?

360 STUDENTS ARE GOING ON

A FIELD TRIP.  EACH BUS

CARRIES 60 STUDENTS. HOW

MANY BUSSES ARE NEEDED?

WHAT IS 6 BUSSES?

12 ÷  1/2 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 24?

HOW MANY MINUTES ARE IN 1

HOUR?

WHAT IS 60 MINUTES?

JUAN IS 6  5/8 METERS TALL

AND BOB IS 5  1/4  METERS

TALL.  HOW MUCH TALLER IS

JUAN?

WHAT IS 1  1/8

METERS TALLER?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS

Response 2

JAKE WAS BAKING A CAKE

THAT CALLED FOR 3/4 A CUP

OF FLOUR, BUT HE WANTED

HIS CAKE TO BE HALF AS BIG

AS THE RECIPE. HOW MUCH

FLOUR DID HE NEED?

WHAT IS  3/8?

1/5   ·   3/4 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 3/20?

IF FOUR STUDENTS SHARED 1/2

POUND OF POPCORN, THE

AMOUNT EACH PERSON

WHAT IS 1/8 LB ?

7/8  ÷  4

WHAT IS 7/32?

HOW MANY MINUTES ARE IN

3/4 OF AN HOUR?

WHAT IS 45 MINUTES?

SARAH WALKED 2  1/2 MILES

ON THURSDAY AND 4 5/8 MILES

ON FRIDAY.  HOW MANY MILES

DID SHE WALK IN THE TWO

DAYS?

WHAT IS 7  1/8

MILES?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS

Response 3

RAISED 2/3 OF THEIR GOAL IN 4

DAYS.  WHAT FRACTION OF

THEIR GOAL DID THEY REACH

EACH DAY?

WHAT IS 1/6 OF THEIR

GOAL EACH DAY?

5/6  ×  2/5 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 1/3?

THE NUMBER OF 3/4 FOOT

PIECES OF RIBBON THAT CAN

BE CUT FROM A SPOOL

CONTAINING 30 FEET.

WHAT IS 40 RIBBONS?

5/6   ÷ 1/3 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 2   1/2?

HOW MANY MINUTES ARE IN 1

1/4 HOURS?

WHAT IS 75 MINUTES?

A  MAP SCALE STATES THAT

FOR EVERY INCH ON THE MAP,

IN REAL LIFE ONE HAS

TRAVELED 50 MILES. HOW

MANY REAL MILES IF IT IS 2

AND 1/2 INCHES ON THE M

WHAT IS 125 MILES?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS

Response 4

THE RECIPE THAT DIANE IS

USING CALLS FOR 2/3 CUP OF

MILK.  SHE NEEDS TO TRIPLE

THE RECIPE.  HOW MANY CUPS

OF MILK WILL SHE NEED.

WHAT IS 2 CUPS?

(1/4) (5  2/5) IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 1  7/20?

A SHRIMP DINNER INCLUDES 5/8

LBS OF SHRIMP.  HOW MANY

DINNERS COULD BE SERVED

FROM 20 LBS OF SHRIMP?

WHAT IS 32 DINNERS?

1   1/2  ÷  3/4 IN SIMPLEST FORM

WHAT IS 2?

HOW MANY MINUTES IN 10/3 OF

AN HOUR?

WHAT IS 200 MINUTES?

LANA WORKED 2  1/2 TIMES AS

MANY HOURS AS SHEA. IF

SHEA WORKED 15  1/3 HOURS,

HOW MANY HOURS DID LANA

WORK?

WHAT IS 38  1/3

HOURS?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS

Response 5

JOSH FINDS 1  2/3 PIZZA LEFT IN

THE FRIDGE.  HE EATS ONE

FIFTH OF THE LEFTOVER

PIZZA.  WHAT FRACTION OF

PIZZA DID JOSH EAT?

WHAT IS  1/3?

1  2/3   ·    3   3/4

WHAT IS 6  1/4?

YOU HAVE 2  2/3 CUPS OF

RAISINS TO SHARE EQUALLY

AMONG 5 KIDS. HOW MANY

CUPS DOES EACH STUDENT

GET?

WHAT IS   8/15 CUP?

1  1/4   ÷    2   1/2 IN SIMPLEST

FORM

WHAT IS 1/2?

HOW MANY MINUTES ARE IN A

DAY?

WHAT IS 1440

MINUTES?

ONE SHOE LACE IS 2/5 YARD

OF STRING.  HOW MANY