Dividing Fractions Teacher Resources
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Dividing fractions can be a daunting task for young mathematicians. This presentation does an excellent job of taking the mystery away from the process, and leads pupils through the steps in a clear, concise manner. Four examples are given, and the last slide offers some independent practice for students to try on their own.
4th - 6th Math 32 Views 75 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Hey Good Lookin', Whatchya Got Cookin'?
What better way to explore working with fractions then by using them when cooking? In this lesson, students use video, the Internet, and real world, hands-on learning activities to enhance their understanding of multiplying and dividing fractions.
5th - 7th Math 62 Views 255 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
Multiplying and dividing fractions can be simple! Help your students access these skills using this fractions worksheet, where they will first learn the steps by reading short informational text. The instructions are good, however the layout is slightly awkward.
4th - 7th Math 97 Views 467 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How on earth do you divide a fraction? This video answers that question in just over one minute. You'll learn that you don't actually divide fractions, but multiply them by their reciprocal. The entire procedure is explained in this homemade video.
1 min 5th - 7th Math 8 Views 14 Downloads
A simple problem-solving worksheet has scholars practice dividing fractions, then reducing to simplest terms. There are 18 questions on each of the two worksheets, and answers are provided for both. None of the fractions includes negative or mixed numbers in the original equation, however as learners simplify the answers, they are expected to use mixed numbers when possible.
3rd - 6th Math 64 Views 382 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
How Do you Divide Fractions?
The concept of dividing fractions is explored in this video. The instructor answers the question of whether or not one always has to invert fractions when multiplying. The answer is no, and she goes on to explain when one has to invert fractions and when he doesn't.
4 mins 4th - 6th Math 3 Views 18 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Divide Fractions - Problem Solving 6.4
Dividing fractions is a skill often used in the real world; Show your scholars how math can be applied in forestry through this word problems worksheet. Initial information gives students the necessary context to solve 5 scenario questions, each relating to trees planted in a forest.
4th - 6th Math 25 Views 227 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
MULTIPLYING AND DIVIDING FRACTIONS, TEACHER'S GUIDE (7, SAXON MATH, Pp. 25-28)
In this teacher's guide to the multiplying and dividing fractions worksheet, students learn that fractions are converted to decimals on a calculator. Students have guided practice multiplying a fraction by a whole number; multiplying a fraction by a fraction; and dividing fractions and mixed numbers, all on a calculator.
6th - 7th Math 44 Views 106 Downloads
Dividing a fraction by a fraction
Young mathematicians have an understanding of dividing unit fractions by whole numbers and dividing whole numbers by unit fractions. The next step, which this lesson addresses, is to help them understand how to divide a fraction by a fraction.
5th - 7th Math 152 Views 267 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Reciprocals are the method used for dividing fractions in this instructional session. A fraction is defined as being a division problem, and then the whole group works together to solve several problems. They check for the reasonableness of their answer using a short cut trick.
5th Math 5 Views 46 Downloads
Dividing fractions can be easily translated into multiplying with a simple reciprocal! Use this activity, which has clear step-by-step instructions, to help students practice this simple skill using examples and guidance. Each step is written out for students in the examples, and then several more examples have students filling in different parts of the equation.
4th - 7th Math 14 Views 127 Downloads
You can never have enough cookies, but do you have enough ingredients? This activity allows your bakers to discover how many batches of cookies they can make with the ingredients provided. Also useable as an independent assignment, your learners will practice adding and dividing fractions in order to make a decision on their cookie outcome.
5th - 7th Math 24 Views 19 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Math in English Skills VIII Exercise Book
For some learners, fractions are the bane of fifth- and sixth-grade existence. Use this fantastic packet to help those in remediation for mathematics. The packet contains 20 worksheets with answer keys, and covers adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions.
3rd - 6th Math 114 Views 77 Downloads
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Upper graders study fraction and mixed number division and also review fraction multiplication. For this fraction and mixed numbers lesson, learners work with the teacher in an oral problem solving method to multiply and divide fractions or mixed numbers.
4th - 6th Math 28 Views 231 Downloads
Dividing Fractions to Twelfths (B)
Don't be confused by the title of this learning exercise: Dividing Fractions to Twelfths. This just means the denominators will not exceed 12, indicating the difficulty level. For a learning exercise on practicing fraction division, this will do the trick!
4th - 6th Math 3 Views 53 Downloads
Dividing Fractions to Ninths (B)
Don't be confused by the title of this worksheet: Dividing Fractions to Ninths. This just means the denominators will not exceed 9, indicating the difficulty level. For a worksheet on practicing fraction division, this will do the trick! Students solve 10 problems, simplifying when necessary.
4th - 6th Math 3 Views 67 Downloads