Partitioning Problems, I used this for my 7th grade math students. It took about 15 min. - 20 min. for my class to complete. Sample word problem for your review.
Make a sketch to “show” how each problem below involves partitioning. Also, determine the defining question for the problem related to: How much is one?
1. Cassie has 5¼ yards of ribbon to make three bows for birthday packages. How much ribbon should she use for each bow if she wants to use the same length of ribbon for each?