MathBabbler found the following at HomeSchoolMath.Blogspot.com."Think of fraction division this way: how many times does the divisor fit into the dividend? You can use this to judge the reasonableness of your answer."
It's all about the dividend and its all about choice --the divisor either "fits" or "splits" the dividend.
- HomeSchoolMath.Blogspot.com:: Fraction problem with mental math [opens new window]
Creator: Gerald Thurman
Created: 20 February 2007