Dividing a unit fraction by a whole number (Full video)

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Supporting grades: 5

Description: This video uses an area model to explain 1/3 ÷ 5. So let's see if we can figure out what 1/3 divided by five is. Try to draw out 1/3 of a whole and then divide it into five equal sections. And now let me split up into three equal sections.

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