### Chocolate

There are three tables in a room with blocks of chocolate on each. Where would be the best place for each child in the class to sit if they came in one at a time?

### Doughnut

How can you cut a doughnut into 8 equal pieces with only three cuts of a knife?

### Rectangle Tangle

The large rectangle is divided into a series of smaller quadrilaterals and triangles. Can you untangle what fractional part is represented by each of the ten numbered shapes?

# Fraction Fascination

##### Stage: 2 Challenge Level:

I drew this picture by drawing a line from the top right corner of a square to the midpoint of each of the opposite sides. Then I joined these two midpoints with another line.

Can you see four triangles in the square?

What fraction of the area of the square is each of these triangles?

Then I drew another picture:

How is this made using the first square?

What is the shape that has been created in the middle of this larger square?

What fraction of the total area of the large square does this shape take up?