Numbers: Getting to grips with division
Numbers: Getting to grips with division

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Numbers: Getting to grips with division

14 Practice dividing on paper

Now that you’ve learned the principles of doing division on paper, you may want to practise your new skills. If so, go to the Dividing decimals [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] page of the math.com website and follow the instructions. You will need a pen and paper to carry out each calculation. You can then enter your answer on the website to check if it is correct.

The practice calculations on this web page all involve decimal numbers. This is good practice because if you can divide decimals, you can divide anything.

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