Multiplication of
Fractions

Reduce
the fractions to simple fractions. Then multiply the numerators together and
multiply the denominators together. If the two numbers are mixed factions (a
whole number and a fraction) then multiply the whole numbers together, multiply
the fractions together, multiply each whole number by the fraction associated
with the other whole number and add the four terms together.

Examples:

(1)
Multiply by of of .

This
can be expressed as .

(2)
Multiply by .

The
four terms are:

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

Total: