• Chapter 10 - Multiply and Divide Fractions
     
    In Chapter 10, we will learn how to estimate products and how to multiply and divide fractions and mixed numbers.  In addition, we will learn how to draw a diagram to solve problems.
     
    Vocabulary for Chapter 10:
     
    fraction:  a number that represents part of a whole or part of a set
     
    denominator:  tells how many units are in the whole; the bottom number of a fraction
     
    numerator:  tells how many equal sized parts are grouped together; the top number of a fraction
     
    scaling:  the process of resizing a number when it is multiplied by a fraction that is greater than or less than 1
     
    compatible numbers:  numbers in a problem that are easy to work with mentally
     
     
    Glossary
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