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.


(1) Multiply  by  of  of 7.


This can be expressed as .


(2) Multiply  by .


The four terms are: