Dividing a whole number by a unit fraction (Full video)

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Supporting grades: 5

Description: This video uses an area model to explain 3 ÷ 1/4. Lets think about what three divided by one fourth is equal to. And I'll give you a hint, take three wholes and divide it into pieces or sections that are each one fourth of a whole and then think about how many sections you have. Now let me draw three wholes.

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