# Multiplying fractions

 Rule: when multiplying fractions just multiply the numerators and denominators straight across and simplify.you do not need a least common denominator( LCD)Step 1:                          2 x 3 =6                               4 x 6 = 24          Step 2:     (6 x 1)            simplifying             (6 x 4)   FINAL ANSWER:                Answer:   Another way of getting the same answer..Step 1                       2 x 3 = 6                          2  x 12 = 24 Step 2                         Simplify                  (3 x 2)              (3 x 8)      =      Step 3              Simplify some more..                (2 x 1)              ( 2 X 4)       =  it took 2 steps to get the same answer! Multiply numerators and denominators straight across.in this example we did not need to simplify is already simplifiedmeaning there is no number that can divide into 10 and 21 evenly AuthorShaquan ID323034 Card SetMultiplying fractions Descriptionmultiplying fractions Updated2016-09-08T22:29:44Z Show Answers