# How do you split a rectangle into 5 equal parts in Illustrator?

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## How do you divide a rectangle into 5 equal parts?

Draw the diagonal of a square. Build “on top” of the square a rectangle. The length of the side of the new rectangle is the length of the diagonal of the square. The resulting bigger rectangle (not the one “on top” of the square) should now be divided into 5 equal parts.

## How do you divide a shape into equal parts in Illustrator?

Trying to divide a shape into equal parts along a path

Draw the paths you want to use to divide the object and use the Shape Builder tool (Shift + M) to make the new objects. Or draw the paths and with one selected, use Object>Path>Divide Objects Below.

## How do I split a rectangle in Illustrator?

Illustrator will take any object and split it into a specified number of equal-sized rectangles. To activate the function, select your object and choose Object > Path > Split Into Grid.

## How do you divide a rectangle into 8 parts?

Draw a horizontal line through the middle of the square.

Once you have four rectangles, you can simply draw one horizontal line through the center of the square, dividing it into eight equal rectangles.

## How do you divide a square into 6 equal parts?

Draw 2 lines straight horizontally across the square such that both the lines cross the square at 1/3 of the height of the square and 2/3 of the height, respectively. Now draw a straight line vertically from the center of top side of the square to the bottom side of the square. You should have 6 rectangular pieces.

## How do you divide a circle into 24 equal parts in Illustrator?

Mark a point every 15 degrees around the circle. Then draw a line from the center of the circle to each of those 15 degree points. There. You have divided the circle into 24 equal parts.

## How many ways can you divide a rectangle into 4 equal parts?

It is possible to do in Eight ways as shown there for a square shape. For a rectangle, same divisions are applicable.

## Can a rectangle be divided into 4 equal parts?

Well, if we divide a shape into four equal parts, we call each part a quarter. We have to divide our rectangle into four equal parts. We could start by dividing our rectangle into two equal parts, or halves. And then, we can halve each half.

## How many ways can you divide a square into 4 equal parts?

Solution 1: The easiest way to divide the square into 4 equal parts is to draw three vertical lines or three horizontal lines forming four (4) equal areas. This can be shown in the figure below, where each part is shaded with a different color. 