8. Divide Unit Fraction by a Whole
Divide a unit fraction of a whole number. Before using a written method for dividing a unit fraction by a whole, students must interpret the meaning of this division by visual models. The Divide Unit Fraction by a Whole Worksheet includes problems based on intermediate steps in the division, to help students gradually get familiar with the concept. For example, 1/b ÷ n = 1/b x 1/n.
Common Core Alignment
5.NF.7.aInterpret division of a unit fraction by a non-zero whole number, and compute such quotients.