FRACTIONS MULTIPLICATION

What is a Fraction?

- When a whole thing is divided into 4 equal parts

it is a fraction. It has two parts numerator and

denominator.

Example

- Consider a cake .
- When cut into two equal parts, the fraction of

each part is 1 / 2 - 1 part of the whole you have
- 2 Total parts

Example

- When the cake is cut into 4 equal parts, the

fraction of each part would be 1 / 4. - 1 part of the whole you have
- 2 Total parts

Fractions in Real Life

- Fractions are used in real life examples.
- What is the amount of milk you buy daily? In

Liters, half , 1/4 liters - Hence, fractions and arithmetic operatins in

fractions are important to know.

Fractions Multiplication

- Multiplying fractions is very simpler than

performing other arithmetic operations.

How to Multiply Fractions?

- You ate 1/2 of 1 1/2 x 1

- Consider an example, your father bought a cake.
- 1)You ate half part of the cake and left the

remaining. - 2) Yours sister and parents ate 1/3 of the
- remaining cake.

You ate 1/3 of 1/2 1/3 x 1/2

Solution

- Just multiply the numerators and denominators

separately. - 1/2 x 1/1 1 / 2
- 1/3 x 1/2 1 / 6

Complex Fractions Multiplication

- Multiply 2 / 8 of 3 / 2
- 2 x 3 / 8 x 2
- 6 / 16
- Now this equation can be simplified.
- 6 divided by 2
- 16 divided by 2
- 3 / 8
- Another way,
- 2 x 3 3

/ 8 - 8 x 2

Multiplying Fractions Online

- Enter the numerators and denominators of the

fractions as I entered, simplified fraction will

be displayed.

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