# Divide a quantity in a given ratio

In this lesson, we will learn how to use and interpret bar models to divide a quantity in a given ratio and solve problems.

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# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Write 36 : 48 in its simplest form.

1/3

Q2.Write 12 : 30 in its simplest form.

2/3

Q3.Write 7 : 21 : 49 in its simplest form.

3/3

Quiz:

# Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Write 36 : 48 in its simplest form.

1/3

Q2.Write 12 : 30 in its simplest form.

2/3

Q3.Write 7 : 21 : 49 in its simplest form.

3/3

# Video

Click on the play button to start the video. If your teacher asks you to pause the video and look at the worksheet you should:

• Click "Close Video"
• Click "Next" to view the activity

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# Worksheet

These slides will take you through some tasks for the lesson. If you need to re-play the video, click the ‘Resume Video’ icon. If you are asked to add answers to the slides, first download or print out the worksheet. Once you have finished all the tasks, click ‘Next’ below.

Quiz:

# Divide a quantity in a ratio

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Mark and Emily share £50 in the ratio 2 : 3. How much money does Mark receive?

1/3

Q2.James and Amir share £48 in the ratio 3 : 5. How much money does Amir receive?

2/3

Q3.Simon and Caroline share £24 in the ratio 1 : 3. Which of the following calculations should you do first?

3/3

Quiz:

# Divide a quantity in a ratio

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Mark and Emily share £50 in the ratio 2 : 3. How much money does Mark receive?

1/3

Q2.James and Amir share £48 in the ratio 3 : 5. How much money does Amir receive?

2/3

Q3.Simon and Caroline share £24 in the ratio 1 : 3. Which of the following calculations should you do first?

3/3

# Lesson summary: Divide a quantity in a given ratio

## Time to move!

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