# Kentucky - Grade 1 - Math - Geometry - Partitioning Into Equal Shares - KY.1.G.3

### Description

Partition circles and rectangles into two and four equal shares, describe the shares using the words halves, fourths and quarters, and use the phrases half of, fourth of and quarter of. Describe the whole as two of or four of the shares. Understand for these examples that decomposing into more equal shares creates smaller shares.

• State - Kentucky
• Standard ID - KY.1.G.3
• Subjects - Math Common Core

• Math
• Geometry

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