# Modeling Division as a Fraction

Skill:

Represent division of whole numbers as a fraction in number and word problems.

# Modeling Division as a Fraction

Represent division of whole numbers as fractions with pie charts. Divide whole numbers that result in the fraction quotients. Explore division equations and related pie charts.

### Putting It All Together

*Answer these open ended questions on your own or with others to form deeper math connections. *

### Open-ended question 1

When 2 numbers divide, which number represents the number of objects being shared?

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### Open-ended question 2

When 2 numbers divide, which number represents the number of shares among each object?

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### Open-ended question 3

What does the reciprocal of the 2nd number represent?

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