Two Methods for Dividing Fractions by Fractions

Make Connections

Performance Task

Ways of Thinking: Make Connections

Take notes about your classmates’ methods for dividing a fraction by a fraction.

As your classmates present, ask questions such as:

  • What does dividing a fraction by a fraction mean?
  • What happens when the fractions are written with a common denominator?
  • How is dividing a fraction by a fraction similar to dividing a fraction by a unit fraction? How is it different?