# Buffy’s Bakery Part 3: Using Models to Multiply a Fraction by a Whole Number

Resource ID#: 188261 Primary Type: Original Student Tutorial

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### General Information

Subject(s): Mathematics
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 20 Minute(s)
Keywords: visual fraction models, multiplying fractions, fraction, multiply a fraction by a whole, fraction model, word problems, bakery, scaling, multiplication, fractions, modeling, models, area models, operations, food, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, mathematics, whole numbers, wholes, baking, baker, sweets
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