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Decimals: Dividing by 10

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

'Decimals: Dividing by 10' worksheet

Key stage:  KS 2

Curriculum topic:   Maths and Numerical Reasoning

Curriculum subtopic:   Decimals

Difficulty level:  

Worksheet Overview

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.

 

Answer

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

 

So  546 ÷ 10 = 54.6 

Work out:

538 ÷ 10

Work out:

507 ÷ 10

Work out:

699 ÷ 10

Work out:

12.3 ÷ 10

Work out:

10.3 ÷ 10

Work out:

10.75 ÷ 10

Work out:

10.12 ÷ 10

Work out:

0.12 ÷ 10

Work out:

5.23 ÷ 10

Work out:

0.03 ÷ 10

  • Question 1

Work out:

538 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
53.8
  • Question 2

Work out:

507 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
50.7
  • Question 3

Work out:

699 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
69.9
  • Question 4

Work out:

12.3 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
1.23
  • Question 5

Work out:

10.3 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
1.03
  • Question 6

Work out:

10.75 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
1.075
  • Question 7

Work out:

10.12 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
1.012
  • Question 8

Work out:

0.12 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
0.012
  • Question 9

Work out:

5.23 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
0.523
  • Question 10

Work out:

0.03 ÷ 10

CORRECT ANSWER
0.003
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