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Fractions (2)

This video explores how to multiply fractions by an integer (a whole number)

This next video explores how to multiply a fraction by a fraction.  Even though I show a picture to explain how it works, this is quite a simple calculation.

Dividing a fraction by an integer usually comes up in a test - the good news is that the numbers usually remain quite small.  Using a picture helps in this method.

This video explores how to use the bar model approach to calculate the fraction of an amount.

Finally, we can also use the bar model to work out the whole if we start off by knowing a fraction.