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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Show that 3/40 equals 0.075

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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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By division method

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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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In that case …

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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By using long division..

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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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Go on, then. Use long division.

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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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I’m not doing your homework for you. You do it yourself.

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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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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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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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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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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

*Last edited by Alg Num Theory (2018-07-04 21:53:03)*

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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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Do that division, given in https://www.mathsisfun.com/long_division.html

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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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**Zeeshan 01****Member**- Registered: 2016-07-22
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???

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**Alg Num Theory****Member**- Registered: 2017-11-24
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Do the long division yourself!

*Last edited by Alg Num Theory (2018-07-04 22:01:22)*

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