Multiplying Fractions

This video shows how to multiply fractions 3 different ways: focusing on the concepts, using the box method, and using the traditional method.

Now that we have the basics, let’s try the mixed numbers $1 \frac{1}{2}$ times $2 \frac{1}{3}$.
Multiplying mixed numbers follows the same rules as multiplying fractions, in most cases you just need to change the mixed number into a fraction. In this video we look at how to multiply a fraction 3 different ways: conceptually, using the box method, and using the traditional algorithm.