# Decimals: Dividing by 10

In this worksheet, students divide numbers by 10 by shifting digits one place to the right in a grid.

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Decimals

Difficulty level:

### QUESTION 1 of 10

When we divide numbers by 10, each digit must move one place to the right.

When we look at the columns in a Th, H, T, U grid we notice that Hundreds are 10 times smaller than Thousands, Tens are 10 times smaller than Hundreds etc...

Example

Work out

546 ÷ 10 = 54.6

Here is 546 in a Th, H, T, U grid.

Watch this animation to see how each digit moves one place to the right.

So  546 ÷ 10 = 54.6

Work out:

538 ÷ 10

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507 ÷ 10

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699 ÷ 10

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12.3 ÷ 10

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10.3 ÷ 10

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10.75 ÷ 10

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10.12 ÷ 10

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0.12 ÷ 10

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5.23 ÷ 10

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0.03 ÷ 10

• Question 1

Work out:

538 ÷ 10

53.8
• Question 2

Work out:

507 ÷ 10

50.7
• Question 3

Work out:

699 ÷ 10

69.9
• Question 4

Work out:

12.3 ÷ 10

1.23
• Question 5

Work out:

10.3 ÷ 10

1.03
• Question 6

Work out:

10.75 ÷ 10

1.075
• Question 7

Work out:

10.12 ÷ 10

1.012
• Question 8

Work out:

0.12 ÷ 10

0.012
• Question 9

Work out:

5.23 ÷ 10

0.523
• Question 10

Work out:

0.03 ÷ 10

0.003
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