**Mathematical Aptitude Notes For UGC NET 2024 ****| ****Fraction**

Mathematical aptitude:- Testing your ability to use numbers and calculations to answer mathematical issues is known as mathematical aptitude.

Fraction :- A fraction represents a part of a total. The Latin word “fractio” which meaning **“to break”** is the source of the English term** “fraction.”** A fraction is a component or section taken from a whole, which can be any number, a certain amount, or an object.

For example, 5/7, 9/8, 2/5, 3/2.

1 In a class of 48 students, 1/4th of them watch cartoons. How many students do not watch cartoons ?

Ans :- total student is 48 1/4th of them watch cartoons ,

so total number of student Watch cartoon is 48*1/4 = 12

so students do not watch cartoons is 48 -12 = 36

Either

48*(1-1/4)

48* 3/4 = 36

2 In a office of 75 employees, 2/3rd of them eat veg. How many employees eat non-veg ?

Ans :- total student is 75 , 2/3rd of them eat veg.

so out of total employees 2/3rd of them eat veg 75*2/3 = 50

so employees do not eat veg is 75 -50 = 25

Either

75*(1-2/3)

75* 1/3 = 25

Important Practice Question for net preparation and Put the answer on comment.

1 In a office of 1500 employees, 3/5th of them playing hockey. 1/5th of them playing football and rest is playing Ludo ,How many employees is playing Ludo ?

2 In a class of 1000 students, 1/4th of them watch cartoons, 1/4th of them watch movie, 2/4th of them watch web series How many students do not watch cartoons ?

3 In a class of 1000 students, 1/4th of them watch cartoons, 1/4th of them watch movie, 2/4th of them watch web series How many students watch cartoons ?