# Understanding Fractions As Division | Fractions | 5th Grade | Khan Academy

Learn how a/b and aÃÃ¡b are equivalent. That is, the fraction bar and the division symbol mean the same thing.

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## 27 thoughts

1. Griffen Newby says:

First

2. Griffen Newby says:

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3. Griffen Newby says:

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4. Griffen Newby says:

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5. Brennie1001 says:

still did not help.

6. william says:

None of this makes ANY sense whatsoever. What the hell is this guy talking about? I don’t get it. This isn’t helping in the least. How the hell does 3/4 x 4 = 3? These blocks and stuff didn’t help. 3 x 4 = 12 and 4 x 4 =16, those are the only two numbers I see in 3/4 so where does he get three from? Does anybody know where I can find a better page to explain this?

7. Kobra YT says:

im in 3rd grade in bolivia and im learning fractions what the hell i mean there bearly theaching fractions in 5th grade

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9. Aheli Patel says:

Well I could of figured this out without using the model but okay. Btw if you talk slower I’d understand better🤗🤗🤗

10. paul sha says:

At the beginning you express 2 × 4 graphically backwards, even though either way you would get the same answer, but 2×4 = 4+4 and 4×2= 2+2+2+2 ,both ways equal 8.

11. Fantastic Sammi says:

Ok i don’t really get it, buts it’s prabably because I’m only 4th grade😰😩😧

12. Fantastic Sammi says:

oh ok

13. 김형욱 says:

what the heck is that language

14. QuarterDBZ says:

Who else is in sixth grade but has to study

15. BanaBanana says:

What if it was like this-

4. 2
– <–fraction (divided sign) –
2. 4

How can we divide 2 fractions like this without the whole like you explained?

16. cooldog173813 plays roblox-&more says:

But Im doing this in 4th grade tho

17. cooldog173813 plays roblox-&more says:

OMG MU HOMEWORK IS IN WORD DAM IT

18. Uniquejohnson says:

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20. roblox lolXD says:

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21. Lil_Richu_Mix says:

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22. Bryan Lam says:

good video

23. Kingmajglaxi says:

nice

24. Arty Wolffy says:

What site do you use to write on the computer/ laptop?

25. Gineve Noel says:

it did not help me

26. Furyxsoldier 2 says:

This kid in my school got all an f on every paper but passed 7 grade tf

27. Furyxsoldier 2 says:

Lmao