Lesson 16 Base-ten Blocks to Divide

    • Let’s use base-ten blocks to divide.

Warm-up What Do You Know About …?

What do you know about base-ten blocks?

Activity 1 Blocks to Divide

Use the base-ten blocks to represent each expression. Then find the value of each expression.

Activity 2 Show Us Your Blocks

Find the value of each expression. Explain or show how you used base-ten blocks to find the value.

Practice Problem

Problem 1

A long, rectangular hallway is 8 feet wide and has an area of 368 square feet. How long is the hallway?

  1. Write a multiplication equation and a division equation that represent the situation.

  2. Find the length of the hallway. Explain or show your reasoning.