 2.02 Dividing fractions

Interactive practice questions

Let's use the image below to help us find the value of $\frac{1}{5}\div4$15÷​4. This image shows the $1$1 whole split into $5$5 divisions of size $\frac{1}{5}$15.

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Which image shows that each fifth has been divided into $4$4 parts?

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B

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B

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What is the size of the piece created when $\frac{1}{5}$15 is divided by $4$4?

Easy
Less than a minute

The rectangle below is broken into divisions of $\frac{1}{2}$12 each. Let's use this image to help us find the answer to $\frac{1}{2}\div3$12÷​3.

Let's use the image below to help us find the value of $\frac{1}{3}\div3$13÷​3. This image shows the $1$1 whole split into $3$3 divisions of size $\frac{1}{3}$13.

Let's use the image below to help us find the value of $\frac{1}{4}\div3$14÷​3. This image shows the $1$1 whole split into $4$4 divisions of size $\frac{1}{4}$14.

Outcomes

6.NS.A.1

Interpret and compute quotients of fractions, and solve word problems involving division of fractions by fractions, e.g. By using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem.