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

## Example Questions

### Example Question #151 : Fractions

Lauren has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #42 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Ashley has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #41 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Ashley has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #44 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Tracy has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #151 : Fractions

Tracy has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #46 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Molly has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #47 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Molly has  gallon of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  whole?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #48 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Kailynn has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?

Explanation:

Think: How many s are in  wholes?

To solve  we multiply by the reciprocal

### Example Question #49 : Interpret Division Of A Whole Number By A Unit Fraction: Ccss.Math.Content.5.Nf.B.7b

Kailynn has  gallons of water. Each water bottle holds  of a gallon. How many water bottles can she fill?