Unit 5, Lesson 4# Multiplication and Division of Fractions: Lesson 4 (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 tape diagrams and number lines. Solve contextual problems involving finding some fractional part of a quantity in which the answer is a whole number or a fraction. Relate the concept of finding a fractional group of a set to finding any number of groups of a set, and connect this to multiplication.