# 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 รท 1/b = n x b.

### Common Core Alignment

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