Visual method for fraction multiplication

Sharma, Shailaja D (2018) Visual method for fraction multiplication. At Right Angles, 7 (2). pp. 55-58. ISSN 2582-1873

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A fraction is a ratio of two whole numbers. For the moment we consider only positive fractions; then they are formed as a ratio of two positive whole numbers and written in the form a , b ≠ 0 .b Such a fraction is interpreted as follows: Postulate 1: A collection of a equal-sized objects each of size a units has a combined magnitude or size of units.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Sharma, Shailaja D
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Fraction, Proper, Improper, Multiplication, Representation, Visualisation
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
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