Multiplying improper fractions and mixed numbers  Fractions
Multiplying improper fractions and mixed numbers
Improper fractions are fractions that their numerators are larger than or equal to their denominators. On the other hand, mixed numbers, also known as compound fractions, are numbers that have both a whole number and a fraction. In this section, a model will be used as a way to multiply mixed numbers and improper fractions. We will also practice questions of multiplying improper fractions and mixed numbers algebraically.
Basic concepts:
 Determining Common Factors
 Multiplying proper fractions
Lessons

1.

c)
How to multiply fractions with crosscancelling?

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How to convert between mixed numbers and improper fractions?

2.
Use a model to find each product.

3.
Estimate and calculate each product.