Presentation on theme: "L4-3 Notes: Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers"— Presentation transcript:
1 L4-3 Notes: Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers Chapter 4L4-3 Notes:Dividing Decimals by Whole Numbers
2 Divide a Decimal by a 1-digit Number Dividing a decimal by a whole number is similar to dividing whole numbers.
3 Divide a Decimal by a 2-digit Number Decimals never have remainders. If you have a remainder, annex a zero and continue dividing.
4 On Your Own… Divide. Round to the nearest tenth if necessary. 39.39 ÷ 39.6 ÷ 2÷ 34
5 L4-4 Notes: Dividing by Decimals Chapter 4L4-4 Notes:Dividing by Decimals
6 Dividing by DecimalsWhen 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.