### Multiplication of Fraction

#### A. Multiplying Fraction by Whole Number.

a) Shalini is making tea for six people. She need teaspoon of tea leaves for each cup. How much will she need for 6 cups?

Repeated addition can also be shown as multiplication.

Step 1. Write the whole number as a fraction

Step 2. Multiply the numerators

Step 3. Multiply the denominators

Step 4. Reduce to the lowest term.

**Answer: **Shalini need 4 teaspoons of tea leaves to make 6 cup of tea.

e) In a class of 40 children, use the school bus to come to school. How many children use the school bus?

To find of 40, you can multiply.