Dividing a whole chicken into pieces sounds like messy work (53 percent of ALL YOU readers surveyed had never tried it!), but it's easier than you think.
To cut the breast in half, place it on the cutting board, skin side down. Pick it up in both hands, then rotate your hands back until the center bone pops out. Loosen and pull out the bone with your fingers. Use your knife to cut down the center to separate the breast halves.