# Common Core: 5th Grade Math : Interpret Division of a Whole Number by a Unit Fraction: CCSS.Math.Content.5.NF.B.7b

## Example Questions

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### Example Question #1 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Three girls divide half of a bag of popcorn equally so that all three of them get the same amount of popcorn. How much popcorn does each girl get?

Explanation:

### Example Question #2 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Megan has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #3 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Kalea has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #4 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Laura has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #5 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Kara has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #6 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Katie has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #7 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Sarah has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #8 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Sarah has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #9 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Kaitlyn has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #10 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Sarah has  gallons of milk. Each glass holds  of a gallon. How many glasses can she fill?