This video illustrates a word problem involving the multiplication of fractions using an array to model the solution visually. The problem involves puffins, arctic birds that live in colonies and fish to feed their young. The accompanying classroom activity provides students with practice solving additional fraction multiplication problems using arrays. This resource is part of the Math at the Core: Middle School Collection.

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