Multiplying and Dividing Fractions 
The Common Core State Standards covered in Unit 5 are:

Gary Paulsen was treating his dogs to pie, before he learned they shouldn't eat that. He had 1/3 of a pie left and then cut it into 4 equal pieces to give to Storm, Fred, Fonzie, and Cookie. How much of the original pie did each dog get? 
Hawk is getting a new pen. It is rectangular in shape and measures 1 3/4 yards long and 1/2 yard wide. Hawk wants at least one square yard of pen. Did Hawk get her wish? 
Gary had a 9 yard long rope for one of his traplines. How many pieces of rope can he cut from that piece if he wants each piece to be 1/3 yard long? 
Gary's wife is making a sign to encourage him in the Iditarod. The sign is 1 1/3 yards wide by 2 1/3 yards long. What is the area of the sign that Mrs. Paulsen makes for Gary? 
Gary made a cushion for Storm. The cushion is 3/4 yard long and 5/6 yard wide. What is the area of the cushion? 
All members of the dog club voted for their favorite dog. Half voted for Storm, 1/4 voted for Cookie, 1/8 voted for Fonzie, 1/16 voted for Olaf, and the rest voted for Fred. If 2 members voted for Fred, how many students belong to the dog club? 
When Gary tests drives a sled, he does 1/5 backwoods sledding,1/5 frozen lake sledding, and 3/5 sledding around his house. If he sleds for 12 1/3 miles, how many miles are sledding around his house? 
Decide true or false for each of the following statements.

Use the fractions in the table to answer questions 14. Find two fractions to fit each description. 1/2 1/3 1/4 2/3 3/4 
The product is 1/8, and the sum is 3/4. 
Both the product and the difference are equal to 1/12. 
The product is 1/2, and the difference is 1/12. 
The product is 1/6, and the sum is less than 1. 
Multiplying Fractions 
Multiply fractionsonline practie 

Multiplying fractions and whole numbers 
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How to multiply mixed fractions 

Multiply fractions and whole numbersonline practice 

Multiply fractionsonline practice 

Multiply fractions word problems 
Dividing Fractions 
Area with Fractions 
How to find the area of a rectangle using fractionsVIDEO  
Practice finding the area of a rectangle from Khan Academy 

Practice finding the area of rectanglesno fractionsgame format 
Unit 5 Games 



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