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Multiplying whole numbers and fractions
Learn the art of multiplying whole numbers by fractions. See how 3 times 2/3 is the same as 6 times 1/3, which is the same as 6/3.
Here we have a nice visual explanation of how a mixed number is really a multiplication of a fraction and a whole number.
A mixed number is simply a whole number/fraction multiplication problem. Let us explain.
Practice multiplying a whole number times a fraction.
Practice matching fraction diagrams to multiplication expressions.
Practice seeing how one whole-number-times-fraction problem is the same as another.