Solve Word Problems Involving Multiplying a Fraction by a Whole Number

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Learning math provides people with the necessary skills for dealing with life's everyday problems. The second video in this two-part series teaches young mathematicians how to apply their skills with multiplying fractions by whole numbers to solve real-world problems. Watch as the instructor illustrates the problem solving process with pictures and visual models before allowing students to work through the Guided Practice problem on their own. Supplement this resource into a unit on fractions and make connections between the real world and the classroom.

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CCSS: Designed
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Pros

  • Depicts fractions as numbers, pictures, and points on a number line
  • Reinforces the importance of labeling answers when solving word problems
Cons

  • The context presented in the example problem needs clarification
Common Core