Visual method for fraction multiplication

Sharma, Shailaja D (2018) Visual method for fraction multiplication. At Right Angles, 7 (2). pp. 55-58.

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Abstract

A fraction is a ratio of two whole numbers. For the moment we consider only positive fractions; then they are formed as a ratio of two positive whole numbers and written in the form a , b ≠ 0 .b Such a fraction is interpreted as follows: Postulate 1: A collection of a equal-sized objects each of size a units has a combined magnitude or size of units.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Fraction, Proper, Improper, Multiplication, Representation, Visualisation
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2018 18:39
Last Modified: 17 Sep 2018 09:06
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1388
Publisher URL: http://apfstatic.s3.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com/s3fs-...

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