Unit 5, Lesson 7# Multiplication and Division of Fractions: Lesson 7 (Multiplying a Fraction by a Fraction)

Match Fishtank 50 min(s)

In this lesson, students will multiply a fraction by a fraction without subdivisions using tape diagrams and number lines. Multiply a fraction by a fraction in which further subdivision is not needed using tape diagrams, number lines, and unit form. Estimate the size of a product of two fractions in comparison to the size of its factors.