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Practice Test on Multiplying Fractions

In the previous post, we have learned how to multiply fractions. We have learned that it is the easiest operation on fractions. To multiply fraction, we just have to multiply the numerators and then the denominators. That is a fraction \frac{a}{b} multiplied by \frac{c}{d} is equal to \frac{a \times c}{b \times d}.

Practice Test on Multiplying Fractions

Below are the exercises on multiplying fractions.  Multiply the fractions and reduce your answers to the lowest terms. If the answer is an improper fraction, convert the improper fraction to mixed fraction.

1. \displaystyle \frac{2}{3} \times \frac{4}{5} Continue Reading

How to Multiply Fractions

Among the four fundamental operations on fractions, multiplication is the easiest. It is just simple. Multiply the numerator and then the denominator. Of course, if the given fractions can be converted to lowest terms, the easier the multiplication will be.

In this post, we are going to learn how to multiply fractions. You must master this operation, as well as other fundamental operations on fractions because you will use them in higher mathematics and solving word problems. Below are some examples.

Example 1

\displaystyle \frac{4}{5} \times \frac{1}{3} Continue Reading