The lambs are about to be born. Nathaniel's brother, Benjamin, arrives to take the males to another pasture for a few days.
Before Benjamin arrived Nathaniel had 8 sheep. Nathaniel knows that half the sheep are male.
How many male sheep will Benjamin take with him?

To do this problem we must first know that "half" is ½ (one divided by two).
So to calculate the number of males, we must divide the total number of sheep by 2.

8

÷

2

=

?

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