Partition (Equal Parts)

My Definition

Key Characteristics

The following are true of partitioning:

- The whole or set is shared fairly or distributed into equal parts.
- A geometric figure is divided.

Example

Partition Interactive

Use the "up" and "down" arrows to change the partitions for each whole.

Click on a partition to determine what part of the whole is shaded.

What relationship do you see between the number of and the denominator of the fraction?

Use the "up" and "down" arrows to change the partitions for each whole.

Click on a partition to determine what part of the whole is shaded.

What relationship do you see between the number of and the denominator of the fraction?

Non-example

TEKS: 1(6)(G), 2(3)(A), 2(8)(E), 3(3)(C), 3(3)(E), 3(4)(H)