# Fractions

• ## What Are Fractions?

Getting comfortable with the basics
• ## Mixed Numbers

Count whole things and parts of things at the same time
• ## The Magic 1

When the numerator equals the denominator
• ## Equivalent Fractions, Part 1

Why 1/2 is the same as 3/6
• ## Equivalent Fractions, Part 2

Doing it without pictures
• ## Simplifying Fractions

How to write fractions using the smallest numbers possible
• ## Improper Fractions

When the numerator is bigger then the denominator
• ## Compare Fractions: Equal Denominator

We're serving up pizza for this one
• ## Compare Fractions: Equal Numerator

Using tasty numbers instead of pizza slices

• ## Subtract Fractions With Like Denominators

Just subtract the numerators
• ## Adding and Subtracting Fractions With Different Denominators

Introducing the least common denominator
• ## Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Whole and Mixed Numbers

More fun with improper fractions
• ## Multiplying Fractions

You have six pizzas and you get to eat a third of them...
• ## Multiplication with Fractions and Whole Numbers

Start by multiplying the numerators and denominators
• ## Dividing Fractions

The "flip and multiply" trick
• ## Division With Fractions and Whole Numbers

Change the numbers to fractions and then go for it!