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# Dividing Whole Number by Fraction 5th Grade Math Worksheets

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## Definition:

When dividing a whole number by a fraction, we are calculating how many groups of the fraction we can fit in the whole. The usual way of dividing a whole number by a fraction is to multiply the whole number by the reciprocal of the fraction.

## Summary:

STEPS IN DIVIDING FRACTION BY WHOLE NUMBER

Step 1: Get the reciprocal of the fraction. Just interchange the numbers in the numerator and denominator.

Step 2: Multiply the whole number to the numerator of the fraction. Simplify if necessary.

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