Cameron, Michael, Luke, and Daniel are going camping! The ranger dropped them off out in the wild and won’t be back for 2 ½ days. While they were setting up their tent, some pesky raccoons got into their food and ate almost all of it! They need to ration the remaining food in order to survive. They made a list of the remaining food and agree that they will share everything equally. Can you help them survive on the food they have left?
Use this camping trip performance task to help your students practice dividing fractions! Students will apply their knowledge of dividing fractions in this real-world scenario by answering questions about rationing food on a camping trip! Students can complete individually, with a partner, or with a small cooperative group.
Common Core Aligned:
Solve real world problems involving multiplication of fractions and mixed numbers, e.g., by using visual fraction models or equations to represent the problem.
Interpret and compute quotients of fractions, and solve word problems involving division of fractions by fractions, e.g., by using visual fraction models and equations to represent the problem
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