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