# Estimating Products of Fractions

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## Estimating Products Of Fractions (method number one)

## Step One: Turn the whole number into a fraction. Make sure the number that used to be a whole number is the numerator now. | ## Step Two: Turn the numerator of the first fraction into a compatible number (number that is easy to multiply with). | ## Step Three: Multiply the fractions together. |

## Estimating Products of Fractions (method number two)

## Step One: Find a multiple of the denominator that is close to the whole number. | ## Step Two: Replace the whole number with the multiple. Turn the multiple into a fraction. | ## Step Three: Multiply the fractions. |