# 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 รท n = 1/b x 1/n.

### Common Core Alignment

**5.NF.7.a**Interpret division of a unit fraction by a non-zero whole number, and compute such quotients.