created a way to show what happens with working with fractions with
your hands and on a 36 box grid. This is a concrete method for adding,
subtracting, multiplying, and dividing fractions with easy to follow
steps shown in many examples.
The book covers the basics of
adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing, and Order of Operations
before working with fractions. Other topics include prime numbers,
equivalent values of fractions, comparing fractions, and complex
The book ends with a test and a fun Fraction Activity using a Tangram.
I have included some active study helps to make your learning successful and fun.
have been teaching these methods at Salt Lake Community College in Salt
Lake City, Utah, USA. for several years. It has been successful in the
Developmental Math Department for my students.
Bachelor of Science
Master of Arts of Education
Licensed Utah Math Level IV