Multiplying fractions is relatively straightforward. These are the steps:
These three steps are illustrated below:
The example below shows an error that is made by students when the multiplication involves a whole number.
Multiplying the numerator and denominator by the same number is the same as multiplying the fraction by 1.
Use the worksheets above to practice multiplying with fractions.
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Try the fraction games that are included in this section.