In this article, we’ve discussed missing factor division word problems worksheets using the concepts of multiplication and division in the form of some interactive word problems. By practicing these worksheets, the students will improve their skills in solving word problems related to multiplication and division. These free worksheets are appropriate for students in the sixth grade.
5 Exciting Worksheets to Practice Missing Factor Division Word Problems
Please download the following word problem worksheets and practice find the missing division factors on the pages.
What Is a Word Problem?
When a math-related problem or equation is presented in simple words without using any mathematical sign or equation, the problem is called a word problem. Here, a mathematical problem is presented in such a way that you can relate it to a real-life calculation problem. See the following image.
We know in simple mathematics that 2 + 2 = 4. But in a word problem, we will relate the above equation to a real-life problem and write it in simple words.
How do we do multiplication? Or what are the elements required for completing a multiplication? If your answer is factors, then you are absolutely right.
When we multiply the times by a factor, we get the product of the times. This whole procedure is called multiplication. Suppose there are two factors, m and n. If we want to multiply them, then we can write m x n and we will get mn as the product.
In division, if one of the factors is not given, then you have to find it through the missing factor division process. Here, we have to divide the multiplication product by the given factor and find the missing one.
In the following section, we will discuss several activities regarding missing factor division word problems. Stay tuned and start your journey with us to find those missing factors.
In the following worksheet, you will find several chocolate-related missing factor division word problems. Solve each of the word problems after understanding the following image.
Now, solve the following word problems.
Rearrange the Chairs
In this worksheet, the missing factor division word problems are based on rearranging or grouping chairs. Solve each of the word problems after understanding the following image.
Now, solve the following word problems
Clean the Windows
This time, the worksheet is filled with word problems on window cleaning which are all based on finding missing factors in division. Solve each of the word problems after understanding the following image.
Now, solve the following word problems.
Activity 4: Counting Birds
In this activity, we will count some birds to find the missing factors in several word problems. Each of the word problems is associated with birds and you will find it more interesting to solve each of the problems.
Activity 5: Eating Pies
At last, we will finish today’s lesson by solving some pie-related missing factor word problems. Hope it will not be too hard for you to solve these word problems. Read each problem carefully and solve them all.
Download Free Printable PDF
Download the following combined PDF and enjoy your practice session.
So today, missing factor division word problems worksheets using the concepts of multiplication and division in the form of some interactive word problems. Download our free worksheets, and after practicing these worksheets, students will surely improve their mathematical skills and have a better understanding of finding missing division factors.
Hello, I am Md. Araf Bin Jayed. I have completed my B.Sc in Industrial and Production Engineering from Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology. Currently I am working as a Content Developer for You Have Got This Math at Softeko. With proper guidelines and aid from the parent organization Softeko, I want to represent typical math problems with easy solutions. With my acquired knowledge and hard work, I want to contribute to the overall growth of this organization.