North Carolina Standard Course of Study
NC.5.NF. Number and Operations – Fractions
Apply and extend previous understandings of multiplication and division to multiply and divide fractions.
NC.5.NF.3. Use fractions to model and solve division problems.
NC.5.NF.3.a. Interpret a fraction as an equal sharing context, where a quantity is divided into equal parts.
NC.5.NF.3.b. Model and interpret a fraction as the division of the numerator by the denominator.