Write a word problem that can be solved by multiplying two fractions. Show the solution.
You are given a problem to solve that uses the number sentence 1.5 + 3/4 = a. What would you do first? Why?
Sam said, “I ate one half of a pizza, which was three slices.” Jena said, “I ate four slices of pizza, and it was one half of a pizza”. Who is telling the truth? Prove it.
Darrell made a chart to show equivalent fractions. He wrote “1/2 = 2/4 = 3/6 = 4/8…”. What patterns do you notice? What would be the next three fractions in his pattern?