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What is division?


Curipod lesson about topic "DIVISION"

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1. Word cloud
120 seconds
What is division?
2. Slide
60 seconds
Division is a mathematical operation used to 'divide' a number into parts or groups. It is the opposite of multiplication. It is used to find out how many times one number will go into another.
Division: The Basics
3. Slide
60 seconds
Divisor: The number you are dividing by. Dividend: The number you are dividing. Quotient: The answer to the division problem.
4. Poll
60 seconds
What is your favorite way to divide a circle into equal parts?
  • Using a protractor
  • Drawing lines from the center of the circle to the edge
  • Drawing two diameter lines
  • Dividing it into eight equal parts by drawing one line and then drawing four more lines at 90 degrees to the first one
5. Slide
60 seconds
Division is one of the four basic operations in mathematics. Division is closely related to fractions. The symbol for division is ÷, which looks like a fraction line.
Fun facts:
6. Drawings
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Draw / write: What are some ways that division can be used in everyday life?
7. Drawings
360 seconds
Draw / write: What strategies can you use to solve a division problem?
8. Open question
150 seconds
Think about a time when you used division. What was the outcome?
9. Open question
330 seconds
What did you learn about division from this experience?

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