Unit 4, Lesson 10# Dividing by Unit and Non-Unit Fractions

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Recognize that dividing a number by a unit fraction is the same as multiplying by a whole number. Recognize that dividing a number by a non-unit fraction produces the same result as multiplying the number by and dividing by. Let's look for patterns when we divide by a fraction. Learning targets: students can divide a number by a unit fraction by reasoning with the denominator, which is a whole number.