Question

3 liters of water are shared equally by 5 people how much water does each person get? division equation to represent the situation

1. diemthu
The division equation that represent the situation is 3/5 and each person will get 0.6 liters of water.

### What is division?

The division is one of the four basic mathematical operations, the other three being addition, subtraction, and multiplication.
Now it is given that,
Number of People = 5
Liters of water = 3
So, Water shared by each person = Liters of water / Number of People
Water shared by each person = 3/5
This is the division equation to represent the situation.
Water shared by each person = 0.6
Thus, the division equation that represent the situation is 3/5 and each person will get 0.6 liters of water.