Practice Objectives

- Demonstrate the ability to find the product of two or more fractions
- Demonstrate the ability to find the product of signed fractions
- Demonstrate the ability to reduce a fraction to lowest terms

## Practice Multiplying Fractions

Instructions:

Answer 7/10 questions correctly to pass.

Find the product, simplify your answer.

Write a negative fraction as: -a/b or a/-b.

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Multiplying Fractions:

- Simplify each fraction
- Cross cancel any common factors among all numerators and denominators
- Set up the answer:
- Numerator: Find the product of all numerators
- Denominator: Find the product of all denominators

Multiplying Signed Fractions:

- Determine the sign of the product
- An even number of negatives gives a positive product
- An odd number of negatives gives a negative product

- Work with the absolute values
- Simplify each fraction
- Cross cancel any common factors among all numerators and denominators
- Set up the answer:
- Numerator: Find the product of all numerators
- Denominator: Find the product of all denominators

- Attach the correct sign to the answer

Multiplying a Whole Number by a Fraction:

- Simplify each fraction
- Write any whole number as a fraction with a denominator of 1
- Cross cancel any common factors among all numerators and denominators
- Set up the answer:
- Numerator: Find the product of all numerators
- Denominator: Find the product of all denominators

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