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Division Word Problems – Activity 2


Read each problem and find the answer.The following rules will help you solve word
problems.

Word Problem Rules:

Use the following signs in your keyboard as the operators.

Addition: +
Subtraction:
Multiplication: x
Division: /

1

David divided his 20 toy cars equally and put each equal share into 2 boxes. How many toy cars ae there in each box?

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2

Susan shared 36 bookmarks with another 3 of her friends. Each of them got the same number of boolmarks. How many bookmarks did each get?

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3

Mum divided 40 candy canes equally among some party bags. Each bag contained 5 candy canes. How many party bags did mum made?

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4

George has 12 puppies. He sold them equally among 4 customers. How many puppies did each customer get?

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5

Gail has 42 t-shirts. He donated them to 6 charitable foundations. If he donated the same number of t-shirts to each foundation, how many t-shirts did each foundation get?

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