Can we share 5 apples with 6 childrens, so the apples to be cut at most in 3 equal parts ?
Let's start with a number of apples that can easily be divide for six children: 3. Cut each of those 3 apples in half and give one piece to each of the 6 kids. With the two apples that are left, cut each of them into three pieces, and give each child one of those six pieces. Voila!