# Using the division symbol when sharing

In this lesson, we will introduce division as sharing a number of items equally between a number of groups. We will also practise writing division equations.

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.Which equation best describes the array?

1/3

Q2.Multiplication is commutative.

2/3

Q3.Year 4’s book corner has five rows with two places in each. Year 5’s book corner has two rows with five places in each. Which book corner is bigger?

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.Which equation best describes the array?

1/3

Q2.Multiplication is commutative.

2/3

Q3.Year 4’s book corner has five rows with two places in each. Year 5’s book corner has two rows with five places in each. Which book corner is bigger?

3/3

# Video

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# Worksheet

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Quiz:

# Using the division symbol when sharing

Q1.Which division equation represents this array?

1/3

Q2.When we are dividing by sharing we know _________.

2/3

Q3.Division is commutative. True or false?

3/3

Quiz:

# Using the division symbol when sharing

Q1.Which division equation represents this array?

1/3

Q2.When we are dividing by sharing we know _________.

2/3

Q3.Division is commutative. True or false?

3/3

# Lesson summary: Using the division symbol when sharing

## Time to move!

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