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Multiply Whole by Fraction

Multiply Whole by Fraction

Author: Rachel Casto

I can multiply a whole number by a fraction.

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Key Vocabulary

multiply-repeatedly adding the same number (Example: 4 x 3 = 3 + 3 + 3 + 3)

fraction-part of a whole (Example: 1/6)

Below you will find resources to help students better understand how to multiply a whole number by a fraction.

Finding a Fraction of a Set
(Source:  Study Jams)

Multiply Using Models
(Source:  LearnZillion)

Multiply Using Repeated Addition
(Source:  LearnZillion)

Multiply Whole by Fraction
(Source:  Khan Academy)

Conceptual Understanding
(Source:  Khan Academy)

Practice Quiz
(Source:  Khan Academy)

Using Models




Word Problems