Lesson 6-6 Pages 264-266 Dividing Fractions and Mixed Numbers Lesson Check 6-5
What you will learn! How to divide fractions and mixed numbers.
What you really need to know! To divide by a fraction, multiply by its multiplicative inverse or reciprocal. To divide by a mixed number, rename the mixed number as an improper fraction.
Example 1: Write in simplest form:
Example 2: An Air Force unit has 34 million dollars to spend on new jets. Each jet costs 4 ¼ million dollars. How many jets can be bought?
Page 266 Guided Practice #’s 3-7
Read: Pages 264-265 with someone at home and study examples!
Homework: Page 266 #’s 8-20 all #’s 23-33 Lesson Check 6-6
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