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# Fraction Division Problems (With Models) Worksheet

Fractions are represented as a part of the whole. These are the numbers that are represented in the form of a/b, where a is the part of b. A fraction when divided by another fraction is actually multiplying the first one with the reciprocal of the second one.

Number System
6.NS.B.2

## Teaching Fraction Division Easily

• While dividing fractions with another fraction, the first fraction is taken as dividend and the other fraction is taken as divisor.

• Now, change the division sign into multiplication and then write down the reciprocal of the other fraction.

• Finally, find the product by multiplying the numerator and denominator by themselves.

Here is an example to solve a question on dividing fraction with another fraction. Let’s look at the given example mentioned below to understand more about dividing fractions and fractions.

Q: Divide 12/8 by 2/4.

Step 1: Take the dividend as fraction and whole number as divisor.

So,

12/8 / 2/4.

Step 2: Secondly,  change the division sign into multiplication and then write down the reciprocal of the whole number.

12 / 8 * 2 / 4

Step 3: Multiply the denominator by denominator and numerator by numerator.

12 / 8 * 4 / 2 = 3 / 4.

Therefore, 12 / 8 / 2/4 = 3 / 4.

## Why Should You Use a Dividing Fractions Word Problems Worksheets 6th Grade for your students?

• Students can easily divide fractions by using these worksheets.

You can download and print these super fun equations with fraction division worksheet pdf from here for your students.

## Teaching Fraction Division Easily

• While dividing fractions with another fraction, the first fraction is taken as dividend and the other fraction is taken as divisor.

• Now, change the division sign into multiplication and then write down the reciprocal of the other fraction.

• Finally, find the product by multiplying the numerator and denominator by themselves.

Here is an example to solve a question on dividing fraction with another fraction. Let’s look at the given example mentioned below to understand more about dividing fractions and fractions.

Q: Divide 12/8 by 2/4.

Step 1: Take the dividend as fraction and whole number as divisor.

So,

12/8 / 2/4.

Step 2:

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