Multiplying fractions word problems

6 videos
2 skills
Multiplying fractions is useful. Period. That's all we really have to say. Believe us don't believe us. You'll learn eventually. This tutorial will have you multiplying in real-world scenarios (which is almost as fun as completely artificial, fake scenarios).

Multiplying fractions word problem: movies

VIDEO 3:42 minutes
Sal solves a multiplication fraction word problem about movies.

Multiplying fractions word problem: milk

VIDEO 2:19 minutes
Sal solves a multiplication fraction word problem about milk.

Multiplying fractions word problem: pigging out on pumpkin pie

VIDEO 4:36 minutes
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Multiply fractions and whole numbers word problems

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Practice solving multiplication word problems that include whole numbers and fractions.

Multiplying fractions word problem: muffins

VIDEO 3:39 minutes
Sal solves a word problem by multiplying 2 fractions.

Multiplying fractions word problem: laundry

VIDEO 1:20 minutes
Sal solves a word problem by multiplying 2 fractions.

Multiplying fractions word problem: bike

VIDEO 3:51 minutes
Sal solves a word problem by multiplying a fraction by a mixed number.

Multiply fractions word problems

PRACTICE PROBLEMS
Solve and interpret fraction multiplication word problems.