__To solve word problems involving division__

1.
There are 87 books in
one box and 34 in the smaller box. Each shelf takes 25 books. How many shelves
does there need to be?

2.
A lorry can carry 35
pallets. The haulage company has 162 pallets to transport. How many lorries
need to be used?

3.
A school trip is taking
68 children. Each coach has 25 seats. How many coaches are needed?

4.
On my birthday I bring
in 32 cakes to share with my friends. I have 6 friends. How many cakes do they
each get?

5.
At half time in a football
game the coach has prepared 42 pieces of orange. There are 12 players. How many
pieces each do they receive?

6.
A manager has 173 pens
to display in 12 boxes. How many pens will he use?

7.
A plane can carry 245
passengers. There are 550 people waiting after a delay due to snow. How many
planes will be needed?

8.
204 sticks of licorice are in the store
cupboard at the sweet shop. They are put into bags with 6 sticks in each. How
many bags are needed?

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