## Wednesday, March 5, 2014

### Ocatgon's Mult/Div Divide Large Numbers

This is my Maths activity that I have completed. WALT: Mult/Div- Divide large numbers.

Set 1: Fill In The Gaps Below

a) 132 divided by 4=
I’m going to split up the numbers
120 divided by 4= 30
12 divided by 4= 3
Total= 33

b) 161 divided by 7=
I’m going to split up the numbers
140 divided by 7= 20
21 divided by 7=3
Total= 23

c) 87 divided by 3=
I’m going to split up the numbers
60 divided by 3= 20
27 divided by 3= 9
Total= 29

d) 132 divided by 6=
I’m going to split up the numbers
120 divided by 6= 20
12 divided by 6=2
Total= 22

e) 217 divided by 7=
I’m going to split up the numbers
210 divided by 7= 30
7 divided by 7= 1
Total= 31

f) 176 divided by 8=
I’m going to split up the numbers
160 divided by 8= 20
16 divided by 8= 2
Total= 22

Set 2:

a) 165 divided by 5= 33
b) 96 divided by 2= 48
c) 96 divided by 3= 32
d) 248 divided by 8= 31
e) 172 divided by 4= 43
f)  154 divided by 7= 22
g) 175 divided by 5= 35
h) 330 divided by 6= 55
i)  284 divided by 4= 71

Word Problems

a) A medical company has made 832 band aids which it must pack equally 8 boxes. How many band aids must they put in each box? 832 divided by 8= 104

b) A furniture company has made 312 which are to be delivered to 3 schools. How many desks does every school get if they all get the same number of desks? 312 divided by 3= 104

c) A department store sold 115 shirts in one week. If they sold the same amount of t-shirts everyday how many shirts did they sell on one of the days? 115 divided by 5= 23

d) A birthday cake shop has used 93 candles on 3 cakes. The three people are all the same age. How old must every person be? 93 divided by 3= 31

e) A machine sorts 464 jelly beans evenly into 4 large containers. How many Jelly beans must be placed in each container. 464 divided by 4= 116

f) A supermarket gave away 4 banana’s to every person who takes part in the local triathlon. They gave away 220 banana’s in total. How many people must have entered the race. 220 divided by 4= 55

g) A bakery has made 72 cupcakes. If they sell them in packs of 3 how many packs do they have to sell. 72 divided by 3= 24

h) A florist has 189 flowers. If they put 7 flowers in every bouquet, how many bouquet can they make. 189 divided by 7= 27

i) A car park can hold 132 cars. There are 3 levels in the car park and they all hold the same amount of cars. How many cars must fit on every level. 132 divided by 3= 44