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That only happens if they're both improper fractions, i.e. greater than ' 1 '.

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When you multiply two fractions why is the product greater than 1?

The product is not always greater than 1.

Is the product of two proper fractions greater than the fractions being multipled?

No, it is not.

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It is not: they are the same. A "product" and "multiple" are synonyms.

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