Multiplying Two Fractions: Example | Fractions | Pre-Algebra | Khan Academy

Let’s practice multiplying two fractions together. We’ll learn to simplify the answer, too.

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35 thoughts

  1. hey kids before you come theres cruse words at the bottom or a flame war 2v1 fith grader vs a 16 yearold and?

  2. This was me befour I watched this vid AHHHHHHH HOW DO U MULTIPLY FRACTIONS!!😭😭😭😭😭 but after watching this I’m like omg this is so easy 😀😀😂😂😂

  3. From where did you get your 2 in 1:26????Please answer I really need help😥😭😭😢😢😢😢😭😭😭

  4. is there an example that you could make for multiplying larger fractions? This was helpful but you can’t really apply this to larger fractions.

  5. Thank you so much, it helps me with homework ALL the time! So easy and simple, thanks! This is really helpful, thank you thank you!

  6. actually your wrong because there is suppose to be a common denominator in order to divide and this is proven by a 10 year old

  7. im in 6th grade and i learned this in 4th grade, but i forgot it so i frantically tryed to find a video so i can solve linear equations.

  8. you suck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  9. I am learning how to multiply fractions but sometimes it gets hard for me but this is helping me on 5th grade

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