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ERIC Number: EJ458195
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0025-5769
Understanding Fraction Multiplication.
Bezuk, Nadine S.; Armstrong, Barbara E.
Mathematics Teacher, v85 n9 p729-33,739-44 Dec 1992
Presents five activities to help students construct meaning for multiplying fractions through real-world problem contexts, physical or pictorial models, the recognition of patterns, and the use of calculators. In the context of a garden plot, worksheets examine various aspects of parts of plots, patterns in plots, and a maximization problem. Reproducible worksheets are provided. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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