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Operations with Fractions - Chapter Summary
Our math instructors designed these brief and informative video lessons to help 3rd through 5th graders understand operations with fractions. The lessons break down this complicated subject into easy to digest components to make learning fun. Students may watch each video any number of times to make sure they fully comprehend the materials. Have your 3rd through 5th graders take the chapter exam so they can show you what they know about operations with fractions.
Chapter Lessons and Objectives
|How to Add and Subtract Like Fractions and Mixed Numbers||Instructors show students how to add and subtract like fractions and mixed numbers.|
|How to Add and Subtract Unlike Fractions and Mixed Numbers||Students learn how to calculate addition and subtraction problems of unlike fractions and mixed numbers.|
|How to Add & Subtract Fractions with Denominators of 10, 100 & 1,000||Instructors illustrate how to add and subtract fractions with denominators of 10, 100 and 1,000.|
|Multiplying Fractions with Whole Numbers||Students learn how to multiple fractions with whole numbers and practice solving problems.|
|Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers||This lesson teaches students to multiply fractions and mixed numbers.|
|Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers||Instructors demonstrate how to divide fractions and mixed numbers.|
|How to Solve Complex Fractions||Students learn the process of solving complex fractions.|
|Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division with Decimal Notation||Instructors teach students how to solve arithmetic problems with decimal notation.|
|Practice with Fraction and Mixed Number Arithmetic||Students practice what they have learned by solving fraction and mixed number arithmetic problems.|
|Estimation Problems using Fractions||Students learn to solve estimation problems using fractions.|
|Practice Estimating Products and Quotients of Fractions and Mixed Numbers||Instructors demonstrate how to estimate products and quotients of fractions and mixed numbers.|
|Solving Problems using Fractions and Mixed Numbers||Students practice solving problems using fractions and mixed numbers.|
|How to Add Three or More Fractions with Like & Unlike Denominators||Instructors demonstrate and provide examples on how to add three or more fractions with like and unlike denominators.|
|Finding a Missing Numerator or Denominator in Addition & Subtraction Sentences||Instructors explain how to find the missing numerator or denominator in addition and subtraction sentences.|
|Solving Inequalities with Addition & Subtraction of Fractions||Students learn to solve inequalities with addition and subtraction of fractions.|
1. 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.
2. 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.
3. How to Add & Subtract Fractions with Denominators of 10, 100 & 1,000
In this lesson, we will see how to add and subtract fractions with denominators of 10, 100, and 1000. After learning how to do this, we will look at a couple of real life examples and apply the process of solving to these problems.
4. Multiplying Fractions with Whole Numbers
After watching this video lesson, you will know how to multiply any fraction with any whole number. Learn the one simple rule that will tell you which numbers you need to multiply to get your answer.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. How to Solve Complex Fractions
Did you know fractions can nest within fractions? In this lesson, we'll learn about complex fractions and look at two different methods for solving them.
8. Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division with Decimal Notation
Performing operations such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division has some differences when there are decimals involved. This lesson will explain how to perform these operations all while keeping the decimals straight.
9. Practice with Fraction and Mixed Number Arithmetic
Adding whole numbers is one thing. But adding fractions and mixed numbers? That's not so simple. Or is it? In this lesson, we'll practice arithmetic with both fractions and mixed numbers.
10. Estimation Problems using Fractions
When working with fractions, estimating can save time and effort while getting you very close to the correct answer. In this lesson, we'll learn how to use estimation to quickly solve problems involving fractions.
11. Solving Problems using Fractions and Mixed Numbers
Fractions don't just live in math problems. They're all around us, helping us through our lives. In this lesson, we'll look at real scenarios where your ability to work with fractions can save the day.
12. How to Add Three or More Fractions with Like & Unlike Denominators
Fractions are everywhere. You might use them when you cook or when you share items with friends and family, even if you don't realize it. In this video, we'll explore how to add three or more fractions with unlike denominators.
13. Finding a Missing Numerator or Denominator in Addition & Subtraction Sentences
Having trouble finding missing numerators and denominators in fraction addition and subtraction number sentences? Learn how to find that missing number and solve the equation in this lesson on fraction addition and subtraction number sentences.
14. Solving Inequalities with Addition & Subtraction of Fractions
In this lesson we will break down inequalities into their basic steps to help make them easier to understand. We'll talk about what each symbol means and how basic math skills work together to make inequalities easy to work through.
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Other chapters within the 3rd-5th Grade Math: Practice & Review course
- Number Sense & Arithmetic
- Number Properties
- Estimation & Rounding
- Steps for Solving Math Word Problems
- Multiples of Whole Numbers
- Multiplication Skills Practice
- Division Skills Practice
- Simplifying Whole Number Expressions
- Understanding Algebraic Expressions
- Data & Graphs
- Probability & Statistics
- Units of Measurement
- Working with Geometric Figures
- Identifying Triangles
- Circle Types & Parts
- How to Measure Perimeter, Area & Volume
- Symmetry, Similarity & Congruence
- Polyhedrons & Geometric Solids
- Identifying & Working with Fractions
- Adding, Subtracting, Multiplying & Dividing Decimals
- Operations with Decimals
- Mixed Operations
- The Coordinate Graph
- How to Graph a Function
- Number Theory & Prime Factorization
- Rates, Ratios & Proportions