### Puzzle - fractional parts and fair share

Here are some nice puzzles for middle school students.

On the surface, students get practice with finding a fractional part of a quantity (such as 1/6 of 24) but the full idea of the puzzles is quite fascinating:

On the surface, students get practice with finding a fractional part of a quantity (such as 1/6 of 24) but the full idea of the puzzles is quite fascinating: