# Multiplying Fractions Teacher Resources

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#### Math Antics Fractions Video Lessons

For Teachers 3rd - 6th Standards
A series of short videos demonstrate for learners how to work with fractions. The first video in the series defines fractions as being a representation of parts of a whole. As the series continues, viewers learn ways to write division...
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#### EngageNY Grade 6 Math Module 2: Arithmetic Operations Including Division of Fractions

For Teachers 6th Standards
Twenty-one lessons and two exams make up a math unit all about decimal operations and division of fractions. By way of direct instruction, discussion, guided practice, collaborative learning, and independent practice scholars solve...
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#### Dividing by One-Half

For Teachers 4th - 6th Standards
Understanding when to divide by two or one-half can be confusing. Here is an activity that gives four different scenarios. It is up to your number crunchers to decide if they divide by two or one-half. The easiest way to approach the...
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#### Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers

For Students 5th - 7th
Here is a great video explaining how to multiply a fraction by a whole number. Sal shows students how to put a whole number over 1 in order to multiply it by a fraction. He simplifies his answer and writes it as a mixed number.
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#### Multiply a Fraction by a Fraction Using Visual Representations

For Students 4th - 6th Standards
Relate dividing fractions to breaking up a candy bar into pieces to help visualize the steps. Show learners that dividing half of a candy bar into small pieces still represents a portion of the original whole candy bar.
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#### Enlargements with Fractional Scale Factors

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Enlargements make it bigger, right? A video shows viewers how to perform a basic dilation with a fractional scale factor. They learn how to use the scale factor to find the location of the transformed vertex by multiplying the horizontal...
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#### Multiplying Fractions Word Problem

For Students 4th - 7th
Word problems are a great way to help learners visualize and understand why fractions are so important. Sal determines what fraction of 3/4 cup of oats he will need if he is making 1/2 a recipe. He uses drawings to demonstrate why one...
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#### Banking 3: Fractional Reserve Banking

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
With just 1000 pieces of fictional gold, Sal takes viewers through the process of fractional reserve banking. He explains how deposits made into a bank can be both assets and liabilities, and the role of having reserves. Additionally, he...
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#### Multiplying Fractions

For Students 5th - 9th
Multiplying fractions has never been easier than in this presentation, which demonstrates the correct way to approach a fraction multiplication problem. Experienced and struggling mathematicians alike will appreciate the way the speaker...
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#### How Do You Multiply a Rational Expression by a Polynomial?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
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...
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#### The Relationship Between Visual Fraction Models and Equations

For Teachers 6th Standards
Ours is to wonder why, not just to invert and multiply. The seventh installment of a 21-part module uses fraction models to help pupils understand why the invert-and-multiply strategy for dividing fractions works. They then work on some...
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#### Interpreting Division of a Fraction by a Whole Number—Visual Models

For Teachers 6th Standards
Divide fractions just like a model does. Pupils visualize the division of a fraction by a whole number by creating models. Scholars make the connection between dividing by a whole number and multiplication before practicing the skill...
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#### Multiplying Fractions

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Multiply straight across. A video shows straightforward examples of multiplying fractions by multiplying the numerators and the denominators. Pupils practice the skill and give their answers as simplified fractions.
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#### Banking 4: Multiplier effect And the money supply

For Students 9th - Higher Ed
In the context of a discussion about real wealth versus the representation of wealth (money), Sal explains the multiplier effect and how 1000 pieces of gold can become 2710 pieces of gold. Viewers will appreciate the annotations and...
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#### How Do You Multiply a Whole Number by a Fraction?

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
A demonstration of how to multiply a whole number times a fraction.
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#### How Do You Multiply a Whole Number by a Fraction?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
A quick demonstration of how to multiply a whole number times a fraction.
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#### How Do You Solve for a Variable in a Fraction Using Multiplication First?

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Fractions!?! Learn how to solve an equation that has a fraction in it. The teacher shows how to multiply to eliminate fractions in an equation. She then shows the steps in solving the equation by further isolating the variable.
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#### How Do You Solve a Word Problem Using an Equation Where You're Multiplying Fractions?

For Teachers 8th - 10th
How tall is tall? Well, here's a word problem that when the solution is found will show how tall, tall is. Two years ago, Brad was five and a half feet tall, which was only 2/3 of how tall he is now. Oh my, he is going to be really tall....
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#### Mixed Prime Number and Fraction Worksheet

For Students 5th - 6th
A terrific worksheet on mixed numbers, factoring, and fractions is here for you. Learners identify the 12 given numbers as prime or composite and write the prime factorization for eight given numbers. They also simplify six fractions and...
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#### How Do You Solve a Two-Step Equation by Distributing a Fraction First?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Are you stumped by having a fraction in front of the parentheses in an equation you are trying to solve? Never fear. Watch as the instructor shows you how to work your way through this equation starting with the distributive property and...
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#### Multiply Fractions by Whole Numbers: Using Models

For Students 3rd - 5th Standards
Visual models are invaluable tools when teaching about fractions. Follow along as the instructor works through two examples, providing clear verbal and visual explanations of the steps for multiplying fractions by whole numbers. Young...
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#### How Do You Simplify a Fraction Over a Whole Number?

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learn how to take a complex fraction and use the reciprocal rule of division to simplify the fraction.
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#### Fraction Multiplication

For Students 5th - 9th
Here is a fraction multiplication of large mixed numbers worksheet in which learners problem solve and calculate the answers to forty multiplication equations.
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#### Multiplying Fractions

For Students 5th - 6th Standards
In fifth grade, young mathematicians extend their understanding of fractions to multiplying them together. Give them a worksheet that has them do exactly that. Class members solve five fraction multiplication problems, including one with...