5.NF.B.6

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- 5.NF.B.3Interpret a fraction as division of the numerator by the denominator (a/b = a รท b). Solve word problems involving division of whole numbers leading to answers in the form of fractions or mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem. For example, interpret 3/4 as the result of dividing 3 by 4, noting that 3/4 multiplied by 4 equals 3 and that when 3 wholes are shared equally among 4 people each person has a share of size 3/4. If 9 people want to share a 50-pound sack of rice equally by weight, how many pounds of rice should each person get? Between what two whole numbers does your answer lie?
- 5.NF.B.4Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication to multiply a fraction or whole number by a fraction.
- 5.NF.B.5Interpret multiplication as scaling (resizing), by:
- 5.NF.B.6Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.
- 5.NF.B.7Apply and extend previous understandings of division to divide unit fractions by whole numbers and whole numbers by unit fractions.

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## 5.NF.B.6

## Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.

14 Lesson(s)

### Problem Solving (Different Operations with Fractions)

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

### The Multiplying Game

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

### Mixed Number Multiplication

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

Big Idea:

#### How can we use diagrams to multiply mixed numbers? How can we multiply mixed numbers without using a diagram? Students apply what they know about multiplying fractions to multiplying with mixed numbers.

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(14)

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(29)

Reflections
(2)

### Representing Fraction Multiplication Day 2

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

Big Idea:

#### What does it mean when you multiply fractions? How can you multiply fractions without drawing a diagram? Students build on their skills for multiplying fractions and they work to develop an algorithm.

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(11)

Resources
(27)

Reflections
(1)

### Representing Fraction Multiplication

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

6th Grade Math »
Unit: Fraction Operations

### The King's Taxation M & M's

5th Grade ELA »
Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change

5th Grade ELA »
Unit: Our American's Revolution - A Time For Change

### Advertising A Sale: Organic Veggies

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Test Prep

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Test Prep

### King Fraction

4th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Fractions

4th Grade Math »
Unit: Operations with Fractions

Big Idea:

#### Solve four patriotic real-world problems with fractions and mixed numbers.

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Reflections
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### Multiplying Fractions: Puzzling Problems

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Multiplying & Dividing Fractions

5th Grade Math »
Unit: Multiplying & Dividing Fractions

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