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How to multiply fractions with an model.

Multiply Fractions With an Model.

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Here is our problem

Here is our problem

Draw 2/5

Draw 2/5

Draw 3/7, make sure the lines are going the other way.

Draw 3/7, make sure the lines are going the other way.

Draw 3/7 the same way you did in the smaller picture, but bigger.

Draw 3/7 the same way you did in the smaller picture, but bigger.

Draw 2/5 on top.

Draw 2/5 on top.

Find out how many boxes have both colors drawn in it.

Find out how many boxes have both colors drawn in it.

The numbers of boxes is your numerator.

The numbers of boxes is your numerator.

To find the denominator count how many total boxes there are. Than simplify if needed.

To find the denominator count how many total boxes there are. Than simplify if needed.

This is our answer.

This is our answer.

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