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Newton’s Nemesis

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The Newton's Nemesis comic book series is a new resource for students struggling to learn fraction multiplication and division.  This engaging math mystery and accompanying free resources strategically teach students key concepts such as:

  • Why is multiply by 1/3 the same as dividing by 3?
  • How are 1/4 of 12, 1/4 x 12, and 12 ÷ 4 related?
  • What's the connection between the number of quarters in $8 and 8 ÷ 1/4?

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