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## Texas Go Math Grade 2 Lesson 12.5 Answer Key Describe Division

**Explore**

Write the answer for each step in the problem.

**FOR THE TEACHER** • Read the following situation to children, Corey is making groups of two counters. He has 8 counters. How many counters are left after he makes each group? Have children complete the number sentences.

Answer:

Explanation:

Yes, the children completed the number sentences.

0 counters are left

after making the number sentences.

**Math Talk**

**Mathematical Processes**

How is what you did like division? Explain.

Answer:

8 is divided in to 4 counters

with 2 counters each

To find the number sentence

**Model and Draw**

Use the pictures. Describe how the group was divided.

There are __________ flowers.

Each vase can fit _________ flowers.

So, use __________ vases to fit all the flowers.

There are __________ counters.

They are divided into __________ equal groups.

Each group has __________ counters.

Answer:

There are 6 flowers.

Each vase can fit 3 flowers.

So, use 2 vases to fit all the flowers.

There are 10 counters.

They are divided into 5 equal groups.

Each group has 2 counters.

**Share and Show**

**Use the pictures. Describe how the things are divided.**

Question 1.

Bella has __________ pictures on pages.

Each __________ can fit

So, she uses __________.

Answer:

Bella has 3 pictures on pages.

Each 4 can fit

So, she uses 12.

Explanation:

3 x 4 = 12

12 ÷ 4 = 3

Question 2.

There are __________ pencils.

They are divided into __________ equal groups.

So, each group has __________.

Answer:

There are 9 pencils.

They are divided into 3 equal groups.

So, each group has 3.

Explanation:

In total there are 9 pencils

each group has 3 pencils

shared among 3 groups

**Problem Solving**

**Use the pictures. Describe how the things are divided.**

Question 3.

Jack has __________ cookies on plates.

Each ___________.

So, he uses _____________.

Answer:

Jack has 8 cookies on plates.

Each 4 .

So, he uses 2.

Explanation:

In total there are 8 cookies

they were shared among 2 plates

each plate has 4 cookies each

Question 4.

There are __________ shells. They are divided into _________________.

So, ____________________

Answer:

There are 4 shells. They are divided into 2.

So, 2

Explanation:

In total there are 4 shells

They are shared among 2 groups

4 ÷ 2 = 2

Each group has 2 shells

**Solve. Write or draw to explain.**

Question 5.

**H.O.T. Multi-Step** Chase has 20 pebbles and Mia has 7 pebbles. They divide all the pebbles into groups of 3. How many equal groups are there?

____________ equal groups

Answer:

9 equal groups

Explanation:

Chase has 20 pebbles and Mia has 7 pebbles.

20 + 7 = 27

They divide all the pebbles into groups of 3.

27 ÷ 3 = 9

9 equal groups are there

Question 6.

**H.O.T.** Lily buys 6 bags of dog treats. Each bag has the same number of treats. She buys 24 treats in all. How many treats are in each bag?

___________ treats

Answer:

4 treats

Explanation:

Lily buys 6 bags of dog treats.

Each bag has the same number of treats.

She buys 24 treats in all.

24 ÷ 6 = 4

4 treats are in each bag

**Daily Assessment Task**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 7.

Reasoning There are 14- puppets in a puppet show. One person controls 2 puppets. How many people are controlling the puppets?

(A) 6

(B) 8

(C) 7

Answer: C

Explanation:

There are 14- puppets in a puppet show.

One person controls 2 puppets.

14 ÷ 2 = 7

7 people are controlling the puppets

Question 8.

Use the pictures to describe how things are divided.

There are ___________ buttons.

They are divided into ______________.

So, _______________.

Answer:

There are 15 buttons.

They are divided into 3.

So, 5.

Explanation:

In total there are 15 buttons

they are shared among 3 groups

and 5 in each group.

Question 9.

**TEXAS Test Prep** Cole has 21 toy cars. He divides them into 3 equal groups. How many toy cars are in each group?

(A) 18

(B) 24

(C) 7

Answer: C

Explanation:

Cole has 21 toy cars.

He divides them into 3 equal groups.

21 ÷ 3 = 7

7 toy cars are in each group

**TAKE HOME ACTIVITY** • Ask your child to show how he or she solved an exercise in the lesson.

Answer:

Betty has ____________ carrots on plates.

Each _____________.

So, she uses ______________.

Answer:

Betty has 25 carrots on plates.

Each 5 carrots

So, she uses 5 plates.

Explanation:

25 carrots are shared among 5 plates

25 ÷5 = 5

so, 5 plates

### Texas Go Math Grade 2 Lesson 12.5 Homework and Practice Answer Key

**Use the pictures. Describe how the things are divided.**

Question 1.

Betty has ____________ carrots on plates.

Each _____________.

So, she uses ______________.

Answer:

Betty has 25 carrots on plates.

Each 5 carrots

So, she uses 5 plates.

Explanation:

25 carrots are shared among 5 plates

25 ÷5 = 5

so, 5 plates

Question 2.

There are 6 oranges. They are divided into ______________ .

So, _____________________.

Answer:

There are 6 oranges. They are divided into 3.

So, 2. in each box

Explanation:

6 ÷ 3 = 2

6 oranges shared in 3 boxes

Each box has 2 oranges each

**Problem Solving**

**Solve. Write or draw to explain.**

Question 3.

Jordan buys 4 boxes of postcards. He buys 28 postcards in all. How many postcards are in each box?

__________ postcards

Answer:

7 postcards

Explanation:

Jordan buys 4 boxes of postcards.

He buys 28 postcards in all.

28 ÷ 4 = 7

7 postcards are in each box

Question 4.

Multi-Step Carlo has 12 daisies and 6 roses. She divides the flowers into groups of 3. How many flowers are in each group?

_____________ groups

Answer:

6 flowers

Explanation:

Carlo has 12 daisies and 6 roses.

12 + 6 = 18

She divides the flowers into groups of 3.

18 ÷ 3 = 6

6 flowers are in each group

**Lesson Check**

**Choose the correct answer.**

Question 5.

Greg has 27 toy trucks. He divides them into 3 equal groups. How many toy trucks are in each group?

(A) 9

(B) 7

(C) 8

Answer: A

Explanation:

Greg has 27 toy trucks.

He divides them into 3 equal groups.

27 ÷ 3 = 9

9 toy trucks are in each group

Question 6.

Sandy has a bag of 35 peanuts. She gave 5 friends an equal number of peanuts. How many peanuts did each friend get?

(A) 8

(B) 6

(C) 7

Answer: C

Explanation:

Sandy has a bag of 35 peanuts.

She gave 5 friends an equal number of peanuts.

35 ÷ 5 = 7

7 peanuts that each friend get

Question 7.

The flower shop has 32 flowers in vases. Each vase has 8 flowers in it. How many vases are there?

(A) 4

(B) 7

(C) 6

Answer: A

Explanation:

The flower shop has 32 flowers in vases.

Each vase has 8 flowers in it.

32 ÷ 8 = 4

4 vases are there

Question 8.

The lunch room has 6 tables and 36 chairs. There are an equal number of chairs at each table. How many chairs are at each table?

(A) 7

(B) 6

(C) 5

Answer: B

Explanation:

The lunch room has 6 tables and 36 chairs.

There are an equal number of chairs at each table.

36 ÷ 6 = 6

6 chairs are at each table