# Dividing and Multiplying Fractions

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• Hello everyone! Today, I'm going to teach you how to multiply, and divide fractions!﻿
• ﻿Multiplying and Dividing fractions are actually very simple and easy.
• There is a tip that would be helpful while multiplying and dividing fractions.﻿
• ﻿ALWAYS SIMPLIFY!!!!
• Question: 2/9 x 3/8﻿
• So 2/9 will become 1/3 and 3/8 will become 1/4, which equals to: 1/3 x 1/4 = 1/12
• ﻿Ways to simplify: See if the numerator is divisible by the opposite fraction's denominator. If it is, then divide it.
• First, to multiply fractions, you have to simplify the numerator and the denominator of the fraction.
• Therefore, the answer to 2/9 x 3/8 is 1/12.﻿
• ﻿Therefore, the answer will be 12/5, or 2 2/5.
• For dividing, you have to use the KCF method. Keep, Change, Flip.﻿
• So it'll turn out like this: 4/5 x 6/2﻿
• Using the KCF method, you'll keep 4/5 as it is, change the division sign into a multiplication sign, and flip the second fraction into an improper fraction.﻿
• Then you'll simplify. 4/5 will become 2/5 and 6/2 will become 6/1.﻿
• Question: 4/5 / 2/6﻿
• ﻿2/4 / 1/2 = ﻿
• ﻿EXTRA QUESTIONS!
• 3/4 / 1/2 =﻿
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