# Worksheet: The Division Symbol: Grouping Equally

In this worksheet, we will practice using the division symbol to write equations to find the number of equal groups when we put 2, 3, 4, 5, or 10 objects into a group.

**Q1: **

There are 12 fish.

There are fish in each bowl.

There are bowls.

Fill in the blank:

**Q2: **

There are 18 children.

After making groups of 6, there are groups.

Which division equation shows what we did?

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After making groups of 2, use the division symbol to write an equation that shows how many groups there will be.

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**Q4: **

Choose a story whose answer is .

- A5 hens have laid 45 eggs. How many boxes of 9 eggs can be filled?
- B9 hens have laid 45 eggs. How many boxes of 5 eggs can be filled?

**Q6: **

Emma has made 12 sandwiches that are going to be put on plates. She wants to put 4 sandwiches on each plate.

Pick the calculation that is equal to the number of plates.

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How many plates are needed?

**Q7: **

There are 10 books in a bookcase. There are 5 books on each shelf. How many shelves are there?

**Q8: **

6 bars of candy are shared between children. If each child takes 2 bars, how many children are there?

**Q9: **

We want to put 15 birds into cages. Each cage will have 3 birds. How many cages will there be?