Date: 04/28/97 at 20:12:40 From: mitchell Subject: Fraction tutorials My son is in the 5th grade in Florida. He is now just having problems in math. These are the areas: multiplying fractions adding improper fractions, working with mixed number fractions Do you know of any tutorials available on the net that would help him? Please help. Pati
Date: 04/28/97 at 22:43:55 From: Doctor Sarah Subject: Re: Fraction tutorials Hi Pati - You might like to explore a project here at the Math forum that is intended to serve as a prototype for others (the next one, under construction, will be on measurement): A Tour of Fractions http://mathforum.org/paths/fractions/ Here's another page to explore: NASA 9th grade math proficiency test (with answers): Fractions http://www.lerc.nasa.gov/Other_Groups/K-12/p_test/math_9/math_p_q7.html And for a comprehensive review of fractions for an adult as well as exercises for your child, try S.O.S. MATHematics at http://www.math.utep.edu/sosmath/algebra/fraction/frac1/frac1.html http://www.math.utep.edu/sosmath/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac3.html etc. Hope this helps you and your son. -Doctor Sarah, The Math Forum Check out our web site! http://mathforum.org/dr.math/
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