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How To Use Multiplying Fractions Calculator


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Solve Any Fraction Multiplication Problem And Show Step-By-Step Detail


Look below the calculator to see a real fraction multiply problem solved.

Please Read! Instructions to input proper fractions, improper fractions, whole numbers, and mixed numbers into the Multiplying Fractions Calculator:
  • Example to enter a fraction "1/3", and example to enter a whole number "3".
  • Enter a whole number and a fraction - put a space between them: "3 1/3".
  • Enter both fractions in the calculator you want to multiply plus your answer. Now press MULTIPLY button and compare your answer with the calculator.
  • Or test example already typed in to the calculator. Just press the MULTIPLY button or enter a new problem and press the MULTIPLY button.

Multiplying Fractions Calculator
Name Multiply Value
Enter Fraction One. You can enter up to 10 digits/characters

Enter Fraction Two. You can enter up to 10 digits/characters
×
Your Answer. You can enter up to 12 digits/characters
Correct Answer



Create a new  Multiplication problem     

Recommended reading: How To Multiply Fractions, Adding Signed Numbers, Subtracting Signed Numbers, Dividing Signed Numbers, and Multiplying Signed Numbers.


HERE IS AN EXAMPLE OF FRACTION MULTIPLICATION



3 1/3 × 5 1/2  = 

Problem Statement.


Convert mixed number 3 1/3 to improper fraction.

3  1/3   = (3 × 3) + 1    3 = 103   

Convert mixed number 5 1/2 to improper fraction.

5  1/2   = (5 × 2) + 1    2 = 112   
103 × 112  = 

Solve this fraction problem.

103 × 112  =  10 × 113 × 2  = 
1106  = 
+1106 =
+553

The fraction can be reduced by dividing the numerator and denominator by the Greatest Common Factor ... 2



Problem Answer.

(+18)  +  (1)3  =

Group whole numbers and fractions.

(18) + (1)3 =
(18) + (1)3 =
18 13

Problem Answer.




The calculator above has a number of valuable features:
  • Math Practice The student can solve a fraction multiplication problem and compare their answer to the calculator. The calculator shows each step to solve the math problem entered. If the student has made a mistake, they can study the calculator results to understand where and avoid the mistake in the future. By using the tool for practicing, students can sharpen their skills. Use the New Problem button to create random problems to practice solving.
  • Math Problem Solver The calculator is also a useful tool for a student to verify their homework is correct. Again an opportunity to learn from mistakes.
  • Math Quizzes The student can at anytime take a five question test to validate the level of their current skills. Further these tests help prepare the student for classroom tests. The quickest test is the five question Test. It is recommended you see Help Help.





Recommended reading: How To Multiply Fractions, Adding Fractions, Subtracting Fractions, and Dividing Fractions.