 # 4-8 Example 2 Divide. Multiply to make the divisor a whole number.

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4-8 Example 2 Divide. Multiply to make the divisor a whole number.
1. To eliminate the decimal in the divisor, multiply the divisor by 10. 10 × 0.4 = 4.0 When you multiply by 10, the decimal moves to the right 1 place. Lesson 4-8 Example 2

4-8 Example 2 Divide. Multiply to make the divisor a whole number.
2. Multiply the dividend by the same power of 10. 10 × = 482.4 Lesson 4-8 Example 2

4-8 Example 2 Divide. Multiply to make the divisor a whole number.
–4 08 –08 02 –00 24 –24 3. Divide. Place the decimal point in the quotient directly above where it is in the dividend. Lesson 4-8 Example 2

4-8 Example 2 Divide. Multiply to make the divisor a whole number.
4. The quotient is Check your answer by multiplying. 120.6 × 0.4 = 48.24 Lesson 4-8 Example 2

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