Multiplying fractions word problems

3 videos
1 skill
Get some practice solving word problems by multiplying fractions.

Multiplying fractions word problem: banana oat muffin recipe

VIDEO 3:39 minutes
We hope you learn to cook. Everyone should! At some point you'll need to make 1/2 a recipe which means using 1/2 of every ingredient in the recipe. Here's an example.

Multiplying fractions word problem: laundry emergency

VIDEO 1:20 minutes
Someone is about to run out of laundry detergent which means sticky clothes! Help her estimate how much she has left.

Multiplying fractions word problem: bike to a friend

VIDEO 3:51 minutes
You know how long it takes to bike to your friend's house, and you know how fast your can ride. So how far away does your friend live? The answer is one fraction multiplication problem away!

Multiplying fractions by fractions word problems

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Solve and interpret fraction multiplication word problems.