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Surf for More Math


Lesson 8: Dividing Fractions by Measuring

Use these interactive activities to encourage students to have fun on the Web while learning about fraction operations. Students can try these activities on their own or in pairs.

Divide fractions using models and using equivalent fractions with a common denominator.

Builds Upon
Student Book pages 76–80


Instructions for Use

Dividing Fractions (Bars) allows students to manipulate virtual fraction strips to solve division problems.

Use the fraction bar to solve division problems. Type a fraction and click “New Bar” to get as many fractions strips/bars as you need to measure. Use the “Step” and “Size” arrows to create the fraction you will measure against.