Fractions: Dividing Common (Easy)

Slash / means divide
Divide mentally Example 2/3 / 1/3 If you separate 2/3 into groups of 1/3 you get 2 groups
or
Divide - pencil and paper by KCF method
Keep it Change it Flip it
dividend multiply reciprocal

Ex: 2/3 / 1/3 = 2/3 * 3/1
now multiply the numerators 6
multiply the denominators 3
6/3 = 2
Don't forget to simplify by reducing and/or changing improper to mixed





Mrs. D.

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