Unit 5, Lesson 3# Multiplication and Division of Fractions: Lesson 3 (Multiplying a Fraction by a Whole Number)

Match Fishtank 50 min(s)

In this lesson, students will multiply a fraction by a whole number using set models. Solve contextual problems involving finding some fractional part of a set in which the answer is a whole number. Understand that finding the unit fraction of a whole number is the same as dividing the whole number by the denominator of the unit fraction, and use that to find any fraction of a whole number.