Friday 16th April 2021
L.C. To be able to relate fractions to division
What fraction would each girl get of the tube of mints?
How do you know? What did you do?
If you divide a whole by a number of people you will end up with a fraction.
E.g. If 5 people shared a Pizza equally then each child would get what fraction of the Pizza?
From the whole square we now have 4 smaller sections.
This mean that 1 divided by 4 will give us 1/4.
Let's use what we have learnt to work out the following problems.