Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

When working with fractions multiplying and dividing can be tricky. Get help multiplying and dividing fractions here.

Solving multiplication problems with fractions

Now that we know how to set up multiplication problems with fractions, let's practice solving a few. If you feel comfortable multiplying whole numbers, you're ready to multiply fractions.

Click through slideshow to learn how to multiply two fractions.

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Try solving the multiplication problems below.

Multiplying a fraction and a whole number

Multiplying a fraction and a whole number is similar to multiplying two fractions. There's just one extra step: Before you can multiply, you'll need to turn the whole number into a fraction. This slideshow will show you how to do it.

Click through the slideshow to learn how to multiply a fraction and a whole number.

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Try solving the multiplication problems below.