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Ch 5: ACCESS Math Unit 5: Fractions & Mixed Numbers

About This Chapter

The Fractions & Mixed Numbers chapter of this ACCESS Math Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with fractions and mixed numbers. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Fractions & Mixed Numbers textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the ACCESS Math Fractions & Mixed Numbers chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the fractions and mixed numbers topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Different kinds of fractions
  • What mixed numbers are
  • How to change improper fractions to mixed numbers
  • How to compare and order mixed numbers
  • How to subtract and add fractions and mixed numbers
  • How fractions and mixed numbers are multiplied and divided

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9 Lessons in Chapter 5: ACCESS Math Unit 5: Fractions & Mixed Numbers
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What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types

1. What is a Fraction? - Definition and Types

Fractions may be your friend's worst nightmare, but they don't have to be yours. Watch this video lesson to learn about fractions and how you can understand them easily. Also learn to identify the different types of fractions.

What Are Mixed Numbers? - Definition & Examples

2. What Are Mixed Numbers? - Definition & Examples

This lesson will give the definition of mixed numbers and explain the purpose mixed numbers serve. It will also provide plenty of examples to ensure complete understanding of this concept.

Changing Between Improper Fraction and Mixed Number Form

3. Changing Between Improper Fraction and Mixed Number Form

Improper fractions and mixed numbers are two different types of fractions. They both have different purposes when using fractions in a problem. In this lesson, you will learn how to convert between these two different forms.

Comparing and Ordering Fractions

4. Comparing and Ordering Fractions

Comparing and ordering fractions is way to examine fractions that contain different-sized sets. In order to compare these fractions, you must find a common denominator and make equivalent fractions.

Comparing & Ordering Mixed Numbers

5. Comparing & Ordering Mixed Numbers

Read this lesson, and you'll learn how you can easily compare and order your mixed numbers. You'll learn how fractions can actually help you to easily see which number is larger or smaller.

How to Add and Subtract Like Fractions and Mixed Numbers

6. How to Add and Subtract Like Fractions and Mixed Numbers

When adding and subtracting fractions, you must be sure to have a common denominator. Once you have a common denominator, you just add or subtract your numerators and then your whole numbers. Learn how in this lesson.

How to Add and Subtract Unlike Fractions and Mixed Numbers

7. How to Add and Subtract Unlike Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Simple fraction arithmetic gets a little more complicated when our denominators don't match. In this lesson, we'll learn how to add and subtract unlike fractions. Then, we'll do the same with mixed numbers.

Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers

8. Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Multiplying fractions is much more straightforward than adding, subtracting or dividing fractions. In this lesson, learn how it works. We'll also learn how to multiply mixed numbers.

Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers

9. Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers

Dividing fractions and mixed numbers? It sounds daunting, but it's not as tricky as it sounds. In this lesson, we'll learn how to divide fractions and mixed numbers.

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