Toggle Accessibility Tools

Goals for CMP2 Bits and Pieces II, Problem 3.1

  • Estimate products of fractions
  • Use models to represent the product of two fractions
  • Understand that finding a fraction of a number means multiplication
  • Develop and use strategies and models for multiplying combinations of fractions, whole numbers, and mixed numbers to solve problems
  • Determine when multiplication is an appropriate operation
  • Explore the relationships between two numbers and their product
  • Develop and use an efficient algorithm to solve any fraction multiplication problem