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Division

The concept of division is central to solving these problems, though it may not be the only required operation.
 Related Resources

Interactive resources from our Math Tools project:
Math 1: Operations with Numbers
NCTM Standards:
Number and Operations Standard for Grades PreK3
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Back to School


Grade 2. Figure out how many packs of pencils Mr. Gonzalez needs for his
class.
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Bubblegum


Grade 2. Divide pieces of bubblegum equally among three sisters.
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Counting Shells


Grade 2. Use the clues to figure out how many shells Jack has.
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Donuts on a Tray


Grade 2. Help Glenda to figure out how to arrange snacks on a tray in equal
rows.
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Fourth of July


Grade 2. Figure out how many hot dogs and hot dog buns a mom needs to buy for
a barbecue.
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Goldfish Galore


Grade 1. Divide 20 goldfish evenly between two friends.
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Gum for Everyone!


Grade 1. Can 10 (and then 11) pieces of gum be shared equally among three
people?
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Helping Hands


Grade 1. Use fractions to divide some brownies between three classmates.
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Letter to Grandma


Grade 1. Use fractions to figure out the number of folds in a piece of paper.
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Picnic at the Park


Grade 2. Figure out how many sandwiches one loaf of bread can make.
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Pizza Predicament


Grade 1. Divide a pizza equally among four people so that each person gets
their favorite topping.
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Play Ball!


Grade 1. Figure out how to make kickball teams equal.
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Rock Garden


Grade 2. Figure out how much some rocks weigh.
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The Class Play


Grade 2. Figure out how many ways 12 chairs can be placed in equal rows.
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Trolls and Dogs


Grade 2. Figure out how wide 2 stuffed animals are.
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Warming Up!


Grade 1. Divide marshmallows equally between Suresh and his sister.
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Yummy Gummy Bears


Grade 1. Figure out how many treats each of three friends can have on their
way home from school.
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