# Know Your Division: Sharing Carrots into 3 groups

In this worksheet, students choose the correct ways in which a number has been split into three parts.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Use Multiplication/Division Facts (3, 4 and 8)

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, you will be sharing out carrots between a number of rabbits.

You can choose how to share out numbers. There are lots of ways.

This will not be fair, because some rabbits will get more than others.

Here are 4 carrots.

But only 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

So there are four carrots and three rabbits. You can share the carrots like this:

A gets 1 carrot

B gets 1 carrot

C gets 2 carrots

or like this:

A gets 1 carrot

B gets 2 carrots

C gets 1 carrot

or like this:

A gets 2 carrots

B gets 1 carrot

C gets 1 carrot

Here are 3 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose a way to share out these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 4

A - 5; B - 3; C - 4

A - 1; B - 1; C - 1

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

Here are 4 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 3 correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 4

A - 2; B - 1; C - 1

A - 1; B - 2; C - 1

A - 1; B - 1; C - 2

Here are 5 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 1; C - 1

A - 2; B - 1; C - 2

A - 2; B - 4; C - 4

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

Here are 6 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 2; B - 2; C - 2

A - 5; B - 3; C - 4

A - 1; B - 1; C - 4

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

Here are 7 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 1

A - 5; B - 3; C - 4

A - 1; B - 4; C - 2

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 3 correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 4

A - 2; B - 3; C - 5

A - 2; B - 4; C - 4

A - 3; B - 3; C - 2

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 4

A - 5; B - 3; C - 2

A - 2; B - 4; C - 4

A - 3; B - 4; C - 3

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 2; B - 2; C - 4

A - 5; B - 3; C - 4

A - 2; B - 3; C - 3

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

A - 4; B - 1; C - 4

A - 1; B - 4; C - 4

A - 3; B - 3; C - 5

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

A - 3; B - 3; C - 4

A - 5; B - 3; C - 4

A - 2; B - 4; C - 4

A - 3; B - 3; C - 3

• Question 1

Here are 3 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose a way to share out these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 1; B - 1; C - 1
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 3

1 + 1 + 1 = 3

• Question 2

Here are 4 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 3 correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 2; B - 1; C - 1
A - 1; B - 2; C - 1
A - 1; B - 1; C - 2
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 4

2 + 1 + 1 = 4

1 + 2 + 1 = 4

1 + 1 + 2 = 4

• Question 3

Here are 5 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 1; C - 1
A - 2; B - 1; C - 2
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 5

3 + 1 + 1 = 5

2 + 1 + 2 = 5

• Question 4

Here are 6 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 2; B - 2; C - 2
A - 1; B - 1; C - 4
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 6

2 + 2 + 2 = 6

1 + 1 + 4 = 6

• Question 5

Here are 7 carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 2 correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 3; C - 1
A - 1; B - 4; C - 2
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 7

3 + 3 + 1 = 7

1 + 4 + 2 = 7

• Question 6

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the 3 correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 3; C - 4
A - 2; B - 3; C - 5
A - 2; B - 4; C - 4
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 10

3 + 3 + 4 = 10

2 + 3 + 5 = 10

2 + 4 + 4 = 10

• Question 7

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 3; C - 4
A - 5; B - 3; C - 2
A - 2; B - 4; C - 4
A - 3; B - 4; C - 3
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 10

3 + 3 + 4 = 10

5 + 3 + 2 = 10

2 + 4 + 4 = 10

3 + 4 + 3 = 10

• Question 8

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 2; B - 2; C - 4
A - 2; B - 3; C - 3
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 8

2 + 2 + 4 = 8

2 + 3 + 3 = 8

• Question 9

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 3; C - 3
A - 4; B - 1; C - 4
A - 1; B - 4; C - 4
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 9

3 + 3 + 3 = 9

4 + 1 + 4 = 9

1 + 4 + 4 = 9

• Question 10

Here are some carrots.

And 3 rabbits.

A        B        C

Choose the correct ways to share these carrots.

CORRECT ANSWER
A - 3; B - 3; C - 4
A - 2; B - 4; C - 4
EDDIE SAYS
Total carrots = 10

3 + 3 + 4 = 10

2 + 4 + 4 = 10

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