The Whole Number Mixed Fraction Multiplication Secret

In the previous post, we have learned a strategy on multiplying whole numbers by mixed fractions. We have learned that instead of converting the mixed fraction part to improper fractions, we split the numbers and the fraction and then multiplied them separately. One example for this is 8 ¾ × 2. Instead of converting 8 ¾ to the improper fraction 35/4, […]