# Equations and Word Problems (Tape Diagrams)

Videos to help Grade 5 students learn how to write equations and word problems corresponding to tape and number line diagrams.

New York State Common Core Math Module 4, Grade 5, Lesson 28

Common Core Standards: 5.OA.1, 5.NBT.7, 5.NF.7

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Lesson 28 Concept Development

Problems 1-2
1. Create and solve a division story problem about 5 meters of rope that is modeled by the tape diagram below.

2. Create and solve a story problem about 1/4 pound of almonds that is modeled by the tape diagram below.
3. Draw a tape diagram and create a word problem for the following expressions and then solve.
a. 2 ÷ 1/3
b. 1/3 ÷ 4

Lesson 28 Homework

1. Create and solve a division story problem about 7 feet of rope that is modeled by the tape diagram below.

2. Create and solve a story problem about 1/3 pound of flour that is modeled by the tape diagram below.

3. Draw a tape diagram and create a word problem for the following expressions. Then solve and check.
a. 2 ÷ 1/4
c. 1/3 ÷ 5

Lesson 28 Homework

This video shows how to create fractional division word problems from diagrams and expressions.

1. Create and solve a division story problem about 7 feet of rope that is modeled by the tape diagram below.

3. Draw a tape diagram and create a word problem for the following expressions. Then solve and check.

a. 2 ÷ 1/4
c. 1/3 ÷ 5

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