Equal sharing problems are partitive division problems where the amount in each group is unknown.

## What does equal sharing mean?

**On dividing the whole or a group of objects is into equal parts**, we get equal shares. We need to divide an object or a whole number into equal parts to distribute it equally. These equal parts have to be the same in measurements like weight, volume, dimensions, numbers etc.

## Why is equal sharing important?

There are two ways you can approach teaching division: equal sharing and equal grouping. Children should experience both concepts, but here’s the interesting bit, research suggests that teaching equal grouping before equal sharing **will help your pupils develop a deeper understanding of division**.

## Is partitioning the same as equal sharing?

By splitting a large table into smaller, individual tables, queries that access only a fraction of the data can run faster because there is less data to scan. So **Partitioning is not same as equally sharing**.

## What is an equal group?

Equal groups – **same number of objects in each group**. **Factor** – number of groups and the number in each group. Equation – a statement that two expressions are equal, for. example 5 x 4 = 20. Divide – separate into equal groups.

## How many groups of 3 are there?

The Fundamental counting rule tells us that there are 3! ways and that 3 is the value of r. So, there are **84 different 3 person groups** that 9 people can be put into.

## What is equal distribution called?

Equitable distribution, also known as **equitable division or division of property**, takes into account a variety of factors when dividing assets and debts, including how long the parties were married, their needs, and the financial contribution each party made during the marriage.

## What is equal distribution in maths?

The **distribution of a random variable in which each value has the same probability of occurrence**. Also known as rectangular distribution.