# L4-3 Notes: Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers

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L4-3 Notes: Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers
Chapter 4 L4-3 Notes: Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers

Divide a Decimal by a 1-digit Number
Dividing a decimal by a whole number is similar to dividing whole numbers.

Divide a Decimal by a 2-digit Number
Decimals never have remainders. If you have a remainder, annex a zero and continue dividing.

On Your Own… Divide. Round to the nearest tenth if necessary.
39.39 ÷ 3 9.6 ÷ 2 ÷ 34

L4-4 Notes: Dividing by Decimals
Chapter 4 L4-4 Notes: Dividing by Decimals

Dividing by Decimals When dividing by decimals, change the divisor into a whole number. To do this, multiply both the divisor and the dividend by the same power of 10. Then divide as with whole numbers.

On Your Own… 54.4 ÷ 1.7 ÷ 0.007

Zeros in the Quotient and Dividend
Find 52.8 ÷ 0.44

On Your Own… 5.6 ÷ 0.014 0.4 ÷

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