Multiplying mixed numbers worksheets typically come with problems that require you to multiply mixed numbers in various scenarios, helping you get the hang of the process. You’ll often find instructions, work examples, and plenty of problems to solve.
What Are Mixed Numbers?
Mixed numbers are numbers that have both a whole number part and a fractional part.
How to Multiply Mixed Numbers
- Convert to Improper Fractions: Change the mixed numbers to improper fractions.
- Multiply the Fractions: Multiply the numerators and then the denominators.
- Simplify: Reduce the fraction to its simplest form.
- Convert Back to Mixed Number: If needed, change the improper fraction back to a mixed number.