# Category: Multiplication

### The Order of Operations: PEMDAS Rule

In Japan, the math problem went viral after a study found that only 60% of individuals in their 20’s were able to get the correct answer, lower than the 90% success rate in the 1980s. This study reflects the reality around the world that more and more students have given less importance to mastering the […]

Read More### Equivalent Fractions

Equivalent fractions are fractions that represent the same size even if the numbers look different. Let’s take a look at the pizzas below. The two fractions have different numerators and denominators, but they represent the same size of pizza slices. when simplified, is actually . It is important to remember that these two fractions still […]

Read More### Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

The truth is multiplying and dividing fractions are easier than adding and subtracting fractions. It does not require a lot of steps because it only involves multiplying and simplifying. When multiplying fractions, you take the numerators and multiply them. You also do the same with the denominators. If needed, the final product is then simplified […]

Read More### Learn ZOE Math Practice Questions with Answers

In this blog, there are 21 math practice questions that Learn ZOE teachers prepared for you. The questions are based on different grade levels and once the answer is revealed, there will be a detailed explanation of how we got the correct answer. Feel free to answer the math practice questions first before revealing the […]

Read More### Simplifying Fractions

What is a Fraction? A fraction represents a part of a whole. It describes equal parts of an object or a group like one-half, one-fourth, two-eighths, etc. For example, a slice of pizza is a fraction of the whole pizza. Some of these fractions can be simplified and we call this method simplifying fractions. The […]

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