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Common Core: Math
CCLS  Math: 5.NF.5.b
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 Number And Operations—Fractions
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 Apply And Extend Previous Understandings Of Multiplication And Division To Multiply And Divide Fractions.
 State Standard:
 Explaining why multiplying a given number by a fraction greater than 1 results in a product greater than the given number (recognizing multiplication by whole numbers greater than 1 as a familiar case); explaining why multiplying a given number by a fraction less than 1 results in a product smaller than the given number; and relating the principle of fraction equivalence a/b = (n×a)/(n×b) to the effect of multiplying a/b by 1.
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 Objective: Compare the size of the product to the size of the factors.

 Objective: Compare the size of the product to the size of the factors.

 Objective: Explain the size of the product, and relate fraction and decimal equivalence to multiplying a fraction by 1.

 Objective: Multiply unit fractions by nonunit fractions.