In this chapter, the students will learn to multiply fractions and mixed numbers by whole numbers. We will learn to write a fraction as a product of a whole number and a unit fraction, and to find multiples of unit fractions. There are five sections in this chapter.

__Important Chapter Vocabulary__

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**Factor;**A number that is multiplied by another number to find a product.
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**Fraction;**A number that names part of a whole or part of a group.
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**Identity Property of Multiplication;**The property that states the product of any number and 1 is that number.
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**Multiple;**The product of two counting numbers.
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**Product;**The answer to a multiplication problem.
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**Unit Fraction;**A fraction that has one as the numerator.