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Interactive video lesson plan for: Simplifying Complex Fractions-Algebra Help

Activity overview:

Complex fractions are fractions that contain a fraction in the numerator, denominator, or both. In this video, you will learn how to change the complex fraction from a "hamburger" to a "hot dog" in order to simplify
Questions answered in this video...
What is a complex fraction?
How do you divide fractions?
What is "Keep it, change it, flip"?
What is a rational expression?
Can you use the "Keep, Change, Flip" rule to rational expressions?
What are the canceling with fractions?
When you are adding fractions, how do you get the two fractions down to one fraction?
What is a common denominator?
Step 1. Change the fraction from hamburger to a hotdog.
Step 2. Now that the fraction is written out you can use " Keep Change Flip "
Step3. Keep the first fraction the same, change the division sign to multiplication, flip the last fraction. For example 4/5 becomes 5/4
Step 4. Multiply straight across. Numerator times numerator Denominator times denominator
Step 5. Reduce this fraction

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