This is a great activity for students to discover why multiplying and simplifying fractions is important and how we use them in real life situations. Cassie was making her grandma’s famous blueberry muffin recipe for her class’s Fraction Feast! Her recipe only made 5 muffins, so she was going to have to multiply her fractions in order to make 24 servings! Let’s help her!
Check out the Adjusting a Recipe Project that follows this activity!