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The Area Model of Multiplication of Fractions

Jenny Tsankova, Karmen Pjanic 

December 2009, Volume 15, Issue 5, Page 281

Abstract:
The algorithm for multiplying proper fractions is often taught by leading students to notice patterns when finding part of a fractional part. An area-model approach will extend students’ understanding.

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Grades 6-8