Easy solving dividing fractions and mixed numbers word problems 6th grade
Below here are simple steps for easy solving dividing fractions and mixed numbers word problems 6th grade. Equally referring to our answer sheets however, your kids will see how fast and accurate they can be solving these problems.
Before we move on, it should be recalled that a mixed number consist of a whole number and a fraction. And so before dividing these mixed numbers, you’ll be required to convert them to improper fraction first before solving.
Dividing fractions solving steps.
As we proceed with two fractions placed side-by-side to be divided, our next step will be to;
Change the division sign into a multiplication, and then flip the second fraction. (The denominator becomes the numerator and vice versa)
When this is done, you can now multiply the numerator of the first fraction by the numerator of the second fraction. Likewise, multiply the denominator of the first fraction by the denominator of the second fraction.