# fractions

posted by Kymmy

When Kaitlin divided a fraction by 1/2, the result was a mixed number. Was the original fraction less than or greater than 1/2? Explain reasoning.
THANK YOU!

1. Ms. Sue

Let's try some problems.

1/2 * 1/4 = 1/8

1/2 * 3/4 = 3/8

1/2 * 5/2 = 5/4 = 1 1/4

2. mia

so is that a yes or a no

3. ben

21

4. sarah

yes or no

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