Rules for Multiplying Fractions
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What is the first step to multiplying a fraction?
You must first multiply the numerators together (the top numbers of the fractions).
After multiplying the numerators, what follows?
You multiply the denominators together (bottom numbers of the fractions).
What is the last step when multiplying fractions?
After you get your answer don't forget to check if the number can be simplified. For example, if your answer is 3/6 it both the numerator and denominator can be divided by 3 and it gives you the result of 1/2.
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