# 5 Free Multiply by Reciprocal When Dividing Fractions Worksheets

These worksheets on multiplying by reciprocal when dividing fractions will help the students understand the reciprocal of a fraction. 5th-grade students will also improve their basic multiplication math skills with our free printable multiply by reciprocal when dividing fractions worksheets.

## 5 Exciting Multiply by Reciprocal When Dividing Fractions Worksheets

Please download the following worksheets on how to multiply by reciprocal when dividing fractions and practice them on the given pages.

What Is the Reciprocal of Fractions?

The reciprocal of a fraction can be found by interchanging the positions of the numerator and denominator in the fraction. For example, the reciprocal of the fraction 2/3 is 3/2. The reciprocal of a fraction is also known as its multiplicative inverse.

## Dividing Fractions by Reciprocal of Whole Number

In this worksheet, some divisions are given. Each of the divisions has a fraction and a whole number. Divide the fraction by the whole number, and to do that, you must use the reciprocal of the whole number.

## Dividing Whole Number by Reciprocal of Fraction

To divide a whole number by a fraction is to multiply the whole number by the reciprocal of the fraction. In this worksheet, some divisions are given. Each of the divisions has a whole and a fraction number.

## Dividing Fractions by Reciprocal of Fraction

Dividing two fractions is the same as multiplying the first fraction by the reciprocal of the second fraction. In this worksheet, some divisions are given. Each of the divisions has two fractions.

## Dividing Mixed Number by Reciprocal of Fraction

Dividing a mixed number by a fraction is the same as multiplying the first fraction by the reciprocal of the second fraction if the mixed fraction is converted to an improper fraction. In this worksheet, some divisions are given based on the above criteria.

## Dividing Mixed Numbers by Reciprocal of Mixed Numbers

Dividing mixed numbers by mixed numbers is the same as multiplying an improper fraction by a proper fraction if the mixed numbers are converted to improper fractions. In this worksheet, some divisions are given that have two mixed numbers.