# Handy Candy The kids on Candy Cane Lane counted all of their Christmas candy. They had 18 pieces of candy in all. Abby had fewer than 4 pieces of candy.

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Handy Candy The kids on Candy Cane Lane counted all of their Christmas candy. They had 18 pieces of candy in all. Abby had fewer than 4 pieces of candy. Billy had twice as much as Abby. Charlie had twice as much as Billy. David had 2 pieces more than Abby. How many pieces of candy did each have?

Multiplying Fractions and Mixed Numbers Lesson 6-4

Multiplying Fractions Multiply the numerators, multiply the denominators, and simplify the fraction. 1 3 = 1 2 x 1 6 1 2 = 3 5 x 3 10

Multiplying Fractions by a whole number 3 4 x 2 Change the whole number to a fraction. 3 4 = 2 1 x 1 4 1 2 = 6

Simplifying Before Multiplying 3 8 2 7 x 1 4 3 4 = 1 7 x 28 3

Simplifying Before Multiplying 3 7 1 3 x 1 1 1 7 = 1 x 7 1

Simplifying Before Multiplying 3 5 6 x 1 1 1 = 2 x 2 1 1 2

Multiplying Mixed Numbers Rename the mixed numbers as improper fractions. Multiply the fractions, then simplify. 1 4 8 x = 9 76 9 1 4 x 1 19 9 = 1 x 9 19 2 1 9 =

Your Turn 1 9 = 1 8 x 72 1 1 3 x 6 2 = 4 5 = 3 12 x 5 1 1 3 6 x= 6 7 2 2 7

Homework Complete Lesson 6-4 # 2-20 evens

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