In MF1, we have learned how to multiply proper and improper fractions. In this video, we are going to learn how to multiply mixed fractions. The strategy in multiplying fractions is really simple: you have to convert mixed fractions to improper fractions before multiplying. Watch the video above and then answer the exercises below.
Answers to Exercises
Note: During examinations, some teachers accept improper fractions, while some teachers prefer mixed fractions as final answers. You have to ask your teacher regarding this. In any case, I have included answers in both forms below.
In the next post, we are going to learn some shortcut methods in multiplying fractions.