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## 5th grade foundations (Eureka Math/EngageNY)

### Course: 5th grade foundations (Eureka Math/EngageNY) >Unit 5

Lesson 3: Topic C: Foundations

# Division word problem: row boat

Created by Sal Khan.

## Want to join the conversation?

• so he is showing us the problem
• Dont you do the operation the other way like more easier Like at ()
• how do you do the big 7 division
• This is a fun math challenge and the math challenge has two questions.

You have to plant a Garden that is 20 meters long each flower take up 2 meters. How many flowers can be planted ?

Finally what flowers would you plant in the garden remember after solving the math problem you can only plant the x= number of flowers in your garden.
• You can plant 10 plants in the garden( it's 20m long and each plant takes up 2m so 20/2)
Lily jasmine rose .etc etc
• is the number line you are trying to show that you divide the number line just like you divide normally?
(1 vote)
• There's no difference. I don't get what difference you see.
• how can i no if it is multiplication or division
• what was the original method of divison
• how do you shift and past
• Oh, this is why division can get hard, but I'll give you a few I can think of. Remember that you won't see all of these and I'll likely miss quite a few.
"divide"
"of"
"per"
"fraction"
"ratio"
"split"
"piece"