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Fractions--Rectangle Multiplication

This interactive applet provides a visual model of fraction multiplication using rectangular arrays. The applet offers both a demonstration/exploration mode ("show me") and a practice mode ("test me") in which students arrange the rectangle to display a given multiplication problem. Teaching ideas and applet instructions are available through the links at the top of the page.
Contributed by: Utah State University, Publisher
Math TopicNumber Sense, Fractions, Mathematical Processes
Grade Level4, 5, 6+
Resource TypeActivity

  • Additional Information
    • AudienceLearner
    • LanguageEnglish (USA)
    • Education Topic
    • Interdisciplinary Connection
    • Professional DevelopmentNo
    • ContributorUtah State University, Publisher
    • Publication Date2007
    • RightsCopyright (c) 1999-2010 Utah State University
    • AccessFree access
  • Standards
    • Common Core State Standards for Mathematics

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