Q: 4 different ways to divide a square into 8 equal parts?

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Select any one side. Divide its length into 5 equal parts. Do the same to the opposite side. Join the corresponding divisions. You will then have 5 equal rectangular divisions of the square.

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Divide a pair of opposite sides into 20 and then join the opposing points. This will create 20 congruent strips.

bisect is to divive into equal parts.

When you divide something into two equal parts you are halving it. This process is often used to teach fractions in school.

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Might be divide it to rectangle

Yes you can, but you have to use zig zag lines. Using straight lines there are only four ways to divide a square into two equal parts (along the lines of symmetry).

Draw a + then an X.....then you divided a square into 8 equal parts in one way.

It is not possible to answer the question because we have no way of working out what your equal parts are.

Divide the square into five strips.

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divide a square into eighths

Only once, there will only be eights parts however you divide it.

Cut it into 3 rectangles.

Draw a square and divide it into six equal rectangles, for example: ................................... ... ------------------ ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... | . | . | . | . | . | . | ... ... ------------------ ... ...................................

Draw 2 parallel lines which will result in 3 equal rectangles within the same square.

Select any one side. Divide its length into 5 equal parts. Do the same to the opposite side. Join the corresponding divisions. You will then have 5 equal rectangular divisions of the square.