Simplifying Before Multiplying
Learners discover why they should simplify before multiplying fractions. They respond to 12 questions that require them to simplify fractions prior to multiplying them.
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Study Buddies: Multiplying Whole Numbers And Fractions
Budding math buddies work together to multiply fractions by whole numbers. All of the problems involve real-life applications, making this an extension of simply practicing the skills. Knowledge will be multiplied by completing this...
6th - 8th Math CCSS: Adaptable
Reducing Fractions and Cancellation
Discover the importance of prime factorization when working with fractions. Learners see how finding the prime factors aids in the process of simplifying and multiplying fractions. The instructor demonstrates the process of multiplying...
7 mins 3rd - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
How Do You Distribute With Whole Numbers and Fractions?
This lesson on the distributive property is probably a review for algebra I mathematicians. But it doesn't hurt to reinforce this skill of multiplying a whole number times the sum of fractions. The teacher shows two ways to multiply the...
4 mins 6th - 8th Math
Multiplying Fractions and Whole Numbers
Though the problems are the same, it's always a little more fun to do them on the computer. Here, mathematicians solve 10 problems by multiplying fractions with whole numbers. After clicking on an embedded link to read the lesson, they...
4th - 7th Math CCSS: Adaptable
How Do You Multiply a Rational Expression by a Polynomial?
Multiply a rational expression and a polynomial. No problem, you can do it. Turn your polynomial into a fraction and multiply. You might need to factor your polynomials first to see if you can cancel out some terms, thereby reducing it...
4 mins 6th - 12th Math