# Tag Archives: multiplication

## Middle School – Convert Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions

Convert Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions In this tutorial students will learn how to convert mixed numbers to improper fractions. The students will learn the process. Process Multiply the whole number and the denominator. Add that product to the numerator. The total becomes the numerator of the improper fraction and the denominator remains the same.

## When dividing fractions multiply by the reciprocal

Dividing Fractions In this tutorial students will learn why we multiply by the reciprocal when dividing fractions. The students will learn how to convert a complex fraction into a proper/improper fraction and just simplify. Students will use their current knowledge on equivalent fractions to make the connection. The basic idea can be summarized using these… Read More »

## Middle School – Fraction Model – Multiplying Fractions

## Middle School – Fraction Model – Multiplying Whole Numbers and Fractions

## Tic-Tac-Toe and Integer Multiplication & Division

Is the result supposed to be positive or negative ? The answer to this question is as easy as determining the winner of a game of Tic-Tac-Toe. First, draw the famous Tic-Tac-Toe board which is just a pound sign or hashtag, #. Second, place positive signs down the diagonal. Next place negative signs in the remaining open… Read More »