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Free printable and online worksheets to help Grade 6 students practice dividing fractions by whole numbers.
There are also some worksheets and dividing fraction word problems for online practice.
Steps to divide a fraction by a whole number:
In our example, we have:
2/3 ÷ 4/1 = 2/3 x 1/4
Cancel common factors and we get:
2/3 ÷ 4/1 = 2/3 x 1/4 = 1/3 x 1/2
Multiplying the numerators gives 1 x 1 = 1, and multiplying the denominators gives 3 x 2 = 6.
Therefore, 2/3 divided by 4 is equal to 1/6.
For example:
Have a look at this video if you need to review how to multiply fractions with canceling.
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