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#1 2018-07-01 20:32:24

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Division

Show that 3/40 equals 0.075


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#2 2018-07-01 20:42:00

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Re: Division

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#3 2018-07-01 22:53:44

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Re: Division

By division method


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#4 2018-07-01 23:44:50

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Re: Division

In that case …

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#5 2018-07-02 03:21:34

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Re: Division

By using long division..


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#6 2018-07-02 05:19:07

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Re: Division

Go on, then. Use long division.

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#7 2018-07-02 08:55:25

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I’m not doing your homework for you. You do it yourself.

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#8 2018-07-02 20:30:53

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Re: Division

Hi Zeeshan,

I've moved your thread to the Help Me ! forum.

Have you checked out Maths Is Fun's page on long division?

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#9 2018-07-03 05:39:34

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zetafunc wrote:

Hi Zeeshan,

I've moved your thread to the Help Me ! forum.

This is not a huge topic , only review of concept of putting zero when divide by larger number such as 3/42 etc .This little thing is not  given in mif


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#10 2018-07-03 10:14:23

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Re: Division

In problems like this, the first thing to is to reduce the fraction to its lowest terms:

so you’ll be doing the following long division:

If the denominator ends with one or more 0, you can shift the decimal point in the numerator to get rid of the 0:

giving

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#11 2018-07-04 16:42:48

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Re: Division

Do that division, given in https://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division.html


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#12 2018-07-04 20:28:34

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Re: Division

Zeeshan 01 wrote:

Do that division, given in https://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division.html

Alg Num Theory wrote:

I’m not doing your homework for you. You do it yourself.

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#13 2018-07-04 20:50:47

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Re: Division

???


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#14 2018-07-04 21:59:22

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Re: Division

Do the long division yourself!

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