# Fractions: Multiply pairs of proper fractions

## Lesson details

### Key learning points

1. In this lesson, we will learn the procedure for multiplying fractions and express the products in their simplest form or as a mixed number.

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## Worksheet

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## Starter quiz

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### 5 Questions

Q1.
What is the fraction 'ten fifteens' in its simplest form?
a
b
Q2.
Insert < > or = to make this equation correct.
=
>
Q3.
Where would you place seven tenths on the number line?
a
b
Q4.
Where would you place 0.07 on the number line?
b
c
Q5.
Where would you place three quarters on the number line?
a
c

## Exit quiz

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### 5 Questions

Q1.
What is the product of these two fractions in its simplest form?
a
b
Q2.
What is the product of these two fractions as a mixed number?
a
c
Q3.
The values in the outer triangles multiply together to produce the fraction the central triangle. Find the missing fraction in its simplest form.
b
c
Q4.
Find the value of a.
2