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Curipod generated lesson: "multiplying and dividing fractions". #5-7

Updated 5 months ago

1. Word cloud

120 seconds

Name one way to multiply fractions?

2. Slide

60 seconds

To multiply fractions, multiply the numerators together and the denominators together. To divide fractions, flip the second fraction and then multiply the fractions. It may help to simplify the fractions first to make the problem easier.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

3. Slide

60 seconds

The same rules for multiplying and dividing fractions are applicable when multiplying and dividing mixed numbers. The final answer of a multiplication or division equation involving fractions cannot be simplified further. When multiplying fractions, the answer can be found by multiplying the numerators and denominators separately.

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4. Open question

300 seconds

How do you divide fractions?

5. Open question

300 seconds

What strategies have you found helpful when dividing fractions?

6. Drawings

450 seconds

Brain break: Draw a friendship bracelet that you would gift your best friend

7. Poll

60 seconds

What is the result of multiplying 1/3 by 2/5?

- 2/15
- 3/7
- 5/6

8. Poll

60 seconds

What is the reciprocal of 4/7?

- 4
- 7/4
- 1 3/4

9. Poll

60 seconds

What is the product of 2 and 1/2 multiplied by 3 and 1/3?

- 9 and 12 /13
- 11 and 5 /6
- 8 and 1 /12

10. Poll

60 seconds

What is the quotient when dividing a whole number by a fraction?

- The dividend gets divided by numerator while denominator remains same.
- The dividend gets multiplied by denominator while numerator remains same.
- The dividend gets divided by denominator while numerator remains same.

11. Poll

60 seconds

If you multiply two fractions with each other, what operation do you use to find their reciprocal?

- Division
- Subtraction
- Addition

12. Slide

60 seconds

To multiply fractions, multiply the numerators and denominators separately. To divide fractions, flip the second fraction and then multiply. Simplify the answer if possible by canceling out common factors.

Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

13. Poll

60 seconds

In 6th grade math, do you think multiplying and dividing fractions is easier or harder than adding and subtracting fractions?

- Easier
- Harder

14. Open question

300 seconds

What is the best way to remember how to multiply fractions?

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