 # Fractions: Dividing with Halves

In this worksheet, students evaluate the number of halves. Cakes are used to illustrate this concept. Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Number: Multiplication and Division

Curriculum subtopic:   Solve Multiplication/Division Problems with Fractions

Difficulty level:   ### QUESTION 1 of 10

In this worksheet, we will learn how to count the number of halves.

A apple can be divided into two halves, like this: =  Example

Find how many halves there are in

2

 1 2

apples

Each whole apple gives two halves.

There are 5 halves apples in total.     Find how many halves there are in

10
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

11
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

8
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

4
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

5
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

6
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

9
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

12
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

1
 1 2

Find how many halves there are in

3
 1 2

• Question 1

Find how many halves there are in

10
 1 2

21
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 10 x 2 = 20 2. Add the numerator. 20 + 1 = 21
• Question 2

Find how many halves there are in

11
 1 2

23
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 11 x 2 = 22 2. Add the numerator. 22 + 1 = 23
• Question 3

Find how many halves there are in

8
 1 2

17
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 8 x 2 = 16 2. Add the numerator. 16 + 1 = 17
• Question 4

Find how many halves there are in

4
 1 2

9
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 4 x 2 = 8 2. Add the numerator. 8 + 1 = 9
• Question 5

Find how many halves there are in

5
 1 2

11
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 5 x 2 = 10 2. Add the numerator. 10 + 1 = 11
• Question 6

Find how many halves there are in

6
 1 2

13
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 6 x 2 = 12 2. Add the numerator. 12 + 1 = 13
• Question 7

Find how many halves there are in

9
 1 2

19
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 9 x 2 = 18 2. Add the numerator. 18 + 1 = 19
• Question 8

Find how many halves there are in

12
 1 2

25
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 12 x 2 = 24 2. Add the numerator. 24 + 1 = 25
• Question 9

Find how many halves there are in

1
 1 2

3
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 1 x 2 = 2 2. Add the numerator. 2 + 1 = 3
• Question 10

Find how many halves there are in

3
 1 2

7
EDDIE SAYS
1. Multiply the whole number by the denominator. 3 x 2 = 6 2. Add the numerator. 6 + 1 = 7
---- OR ----

Sign up for a £1 trial so you can track and measure your child's progress on this activity.

### What is EdPlace?

We're your National Curriculum aligned online education content provider helping each child succeed in English, maths and science from year 1 to GCSE. With an EdPlace account you’ll be able to track and measure progress, helping each child achieve their best. We build confidence and attainment by personalising each child’s learning at a level that suits them.

Get started 