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Show how to divide pieces of licorice among people. How much does each person get?

First, draw a diagram to represent pieces of licorice.

A number line from 0 to 3.

Then divide each of the three ''licorice'' into pieces to represent the people sharing the licorice.
Designate which portion is for which person.

A number line from 0 to 3, with each unit divided into 4 equal sections to get 12 subsections. 4 different colors highlight every 3 subsections.