# Lesson 14 Area Situations

Let’s apply what we’ve learned about fraction multiplication.

## Warm-up Number Talk: Multiply Fractions

Find the value of each expression mentally.

## Activity 1 Info Gap: Area

Your teacher will give you either a problem card or a data card. Do not show or read your card to your partner.

Pause here so your teacher can review your work. Ask your teacher for a new set of cards and repeat the activity, trading roles with your partner.

## Activity 2 Fill in the Blank

Fill in the blanks to make each equation true. Be prepared to explain your reasoning.

## Practice Problem

## Problem 1

A banner at a sporting event is 8 feet long and

Sketch and label a diagram of the banner.

Find the area of the banner.