## Thursday, November 15, 2012

### Ariel's Scribepost

Homework Booklet: page 65, #s 6, 7, and 9.

6. Determine each quotient by completing the number lines.

a.) 2/3 divided by 3
A: The answer is 2/9, yes?
here's how you show and do it in a number line:

b) 3/5 divided by 2
A: The answer is 3/10
here's how you show and do it in a number line

7. Jim and two friends offered to help Jim's father paint a room. There is 2/3 of a can of paint left. If the paint is shared evenly, how much will each person get?

a.) Write a division statement to answer this problem.
A: 2/3 divided by 3 or Share 2/3 between 3 people.

b.) Use a model to determine the quotient.
A:

9. Teresa finds 9/12 of a chocolate bar to share with 3 friends. What fraction of a chocolate bar does each person get?

a)Write a division statement to answer this problem.
A: 9/12 divided by 4, Share 9/12 between 4 people

b) Use a model to determine the quotient.
A:

If you are still having trouble dividing fractions go to this site.

1. Nice job, Ariel! I like how you have all the components needed to have a great blog post. Next time, work on writing with proper grammar and try making your pictures more neat.

2. I like how you explained your work and how you have words, pictures, and a link! I think next time you should make your pictures neater, and have a video. Other than that nice post!

3. Good job, Ariel! I like how you explained how you got your answer in detail and with the pictures. I like how your post is easy to understand. Next time you should make your pictures clearer and neater so, it's easier to read. Also add a video about dividing fractions. Overall you did a great job!

4. Quite detailed but it seems that you rushed which really doesn't make a good impression, but it does show how to do it properly, good work.

5. Nice job, Ariel. It seems pretty straight forward and easy to read. Next time, add more details to identify it more. Otherwise, good work.